Black History Month Speaker Series: "Enslaved Runaways in North Carolina: 1775-1840"
- Date: 02/15/2020 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- Location: Chatham Community Library
197 NC Hwy 87 N
Pittsboro, North Carolina 27312
In observance of Black History Month Chatham Community Library will host "Enslaved Runaways in North Carolina: 1775-1840", presented by Dr. Freddie Parker, Professor Emeritus and former chair of North Carolina Central University’s History Department. The program will begin at 2:00 pm in the Holmes Meeting Room. The program will include discussion on Maroon societies of the Great Dismal Swamp and other communities of former slaves..
This program is free and open to the public.