Not In Our Town Princeton


In Search of the Underground Railroad, April 2, 2019

On Tuesday, April 2, 7 pm, at Rutgers-Camden Campus Center (326 Penn Street, Camden, NJ) Dr. Cheryl LaRoche, author of  Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad: The Geography of Resistance, will given a talk entitled, “In Search of the…

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The North Star & Out From Slavery, Film and Discussion, February 24, 2019

At 4 pm on Sunday, February 24, the Acme Screening Room (25 S Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530, Phone: (609) 483-5237) will show THE NORTH STAR, the story of Benjamin “Big Ben” Jones, a runaway slave who escaped to freedom…

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Black History Month Events at the Lawrence Public Library, February 15 and 22, 2018

The Lawrence Public Library, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville, will present two programs for Black History Month: “The Logistics of the Underground Railroad,” Thursday, February 15, 7:00 PM Logistics, a term used in private industry, the military and government, can be defined…

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Reconstructed History, October 11 – November 25, 2017

The Arts Council of Princeton presents Reconstructed History (Taplin Gallery). Curated by Amy Brummer, Reconstructed History features work by artists Wendel White (Schools for the Colored Series), Annie Hogan (photographs of buildings at the Berkeley Plantation in Virginia fuse the…

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The Underground Railroad in New Jersey, September 9, 2017, Trent House

The Underground Railroad in New Jersey, Trent House, 15 Market St, Trenton, NJ 08611 Saturday September 9, 1 pm Treading the Paths that with Tears Have Been Watered: The Underground Railroad in New Jersey.  A lecture by Dr. Linda Caldwell…

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