History of School Segregation in Trenton: Focus on the Higbee Street School, November 3, 2019

 

higbee-school A presentation in the Trent House Visitor Center (15 Market Street, Trenton NJ), on Sunday, November 3, 2 to 3 PM, will focus on the Higbee Street School was built in 1857 as the first Trenton school for African American children.  “While typical in its history of racial school and residential segregation, Trenton was also a pioneer in efforts to overturn these policies.”

Free-will donations made at the talk will be dedicated to restoring the school.  Light refreshments will be served.  For additional information, click here.

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