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FREEDOM MOVEMENT: Detroit’s History in the American Underground Railroad Story-Part 2

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
WCCCD- DOWNTOWN CAMPUS
FRANK HAYDEN COMMUNITY ROOM 236
1001 WEST FORT STREET, DETROIT, MI 48226

Featuring:
Janese Chapman
Deputy Director with the Detroit’s City Council Legislation Policy Division/ Historic Designation Advisory Board

Dr. Roy E. Finkenbine
Professor of History and Co-chair for the History Department at U of D Mercy,
Director of the Black Abolitionist Archive

Dr. Karolyn Smardz Frost
Archaeologist, Historian and Award-winning Author
Excavated Home of Luci and Thornton Blackburn

Carolyn Carter, M.A.
Researcher and Historian on Michigan Central Railroad’s UGRR History
Historic Designation Advisory Board

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AT NO COST!
For more information, please contact the
School of Continuing Education at 313-496-2704 or visit www.wcccd.edu

Date
Saturday, September 21, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue
WCCCD- DOWNTOWN CAMPUS
FRANK HAYDEN COMMUNITY ROOM 236
1001 WEST FORT STREET
Detroit MI
More Information

AWARD
WINNER

A Fluid Frontier

Slavery, Resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River Borderland

Edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker
With a foreword by David W. Blight

New research on the long, shared struggle for freedom by people of African descent in the Detroit River borderland from a uniquely bi-national perspective.

Paperback
Published: February 2016
ISBN: 9780814339596
eBOOK
Published: February 2016
ISBN: 9780814339602