Not In Our Town Princeton


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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At 2 Georgetown Cemeteries, History in Black and White

Nicholas Fandos calls the efforts to maintain the Mount Zion Cemetery in Washington, D.C., which is on the National Register of Historic Places, “a case study in the difficulty of preserving black history.”

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Eric Foner & Matthew Karp in Conversation at Labyrinth Books, Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Eminent scholar, Eric Foner, will be talking about his book about the Underground Railroad, Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad, on Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 6PM  at Labyrinth Books Princeton.

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