Mapping the UNDERGROUND RAILROAD:
The Black Past Remembered and Reclaimed in New Hampshire
Saturday, May 6, 2017 (10 to 3 pm)
Strawbery Banke Lecture Hall, 14 Hancock St., Portsmouth, NH
$35 Conference, Lunch & Tour || $25 Conference & Lunch || $20 Tour
The North has historically basked in its participation in the Underground Railroad leaving untold, till recent times, its complicity in the slave trade.
The keynote address and panel discussion for this symposium will highlight stories of some Black New Hampshire heroes and present information on the state’s participation in the Atlantic slave trade and what became known as the Underground Railroad. [Read more…]