Not In Our Town Princeton

Category: history


“Sweet George Brown; Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will” screening, February 2, 2019

There will be a free viewing of the film “Sweet George Brown; Impact, Courage, Sacrifice and Will” on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the St. Barnabas Episcopal Church 142 Sand Hill Rd., Monmouth Junction (732) 297-4607 2:30 pm – 4:00…

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African American History Events, December 11, 2018

“Open Archive: Segregation in Princeton,” Princeton Public Library, 5:30-7:00 PM Explore original artifacts and archival materials that tell the story of segregation in Princeton – from businesses to schools to the local fight for civil rights. Presented in conjunction with…

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Princeton Plan 70th Anniversary Panel Discussion, October 18, 2018

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Renee Gokey (Eastern Shawnee/Sac and Fox/Miami) and Dennis W. Zotigh (Kiowa/San Juan Pueblo/Santee Dakota Indian) summarize the history of Columbus Day and the growing movement to replace it with Indigenous Peoples’ Day.  Their article lists the states and cities that…

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Sean Wilentz — No Property in Man: Slavery and Antislavery at the Nation’s Founding, Wednesday, October 3, 2018

At 6 pm on October 3, 2018, Labyrinth Books (122 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ) and the Princeton Public Library are pleased to invite you to a discussion of the Sean Wilentz’s radical reconstruction of the founders’ debate over slavery and…

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