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June 2017

URHP Reads – “NARRATIVE OF MY ESCAPE FROM SLAVERY – MOSES ROPER”

June 9 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence, 194 Livingston Avenue
Albany, NY 12210 United States
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Born enslaved in Caswell County, North Carolina, Roper was separated from his mother at the age of six. This was the first of many transactions in which he was sold or traded to plantation owners throughout the South. Roper’s narrative recounts his numerous attempts at escape, and the consequences that he suffers. Originally published in 1838, Roper’s narrative is among the most important and authentic narratives published. Book copies are available at The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence for $4.…

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Capital Region Business Network

June 12 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence, 194 Livingston Avenue
Albany, NY 12210 United States
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Capital Region Business Network provides the opportunity for representatives from different businesses to gather on a monthly basis for conversation and support around various business issues. Interested in becoming a member? Call Alexandra Sautin, Manager, Pioneer Bank Glenmont, at 518-463-1400 to discuss participation. The June meeting will be held at The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence.

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Underground Railroad Camp-In

June 16 @ 6:30 pm - June 17 @ 9:30 am
The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence, 194 Livingston Avenue
Albany, NY 12210 United States
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Sleep over in the place where history happened! Meet Stephen or Harriet Myers, perhaps a visiting Freedom Seeker. Play games that the Myers children played. Help the abolitionists decide how best to respond to the needs of Freedom Seekers. Learn about the life of abolitionists in Albany in the mid-1850’s. Bring your sleeping bag or bed roll, your pillow, and your favorite sleeping companion. Camp-in begins at 6:30pm on Friday and concludes at 9:30am on Saturday. Price includes dinner, campfire (weather…

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UHPCR BoardMeeting

June 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence, 194 Livingston Avenue
Albany, NY 12210 United States
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Monthly URHPCR Board Meetings are open to the public. Pay us a visit. Listen in on the discussions that inform implementation of the mission-based vision of URHPCR. Please contact Mary Liz Stewart, Executive Director, to inform her of your intent to attend. Mary Liz Stewart – (518) 432-4432 or info@undergroundrailroadhistory.org

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Jazz@theUnderground – Planning Meeting

June 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence, 194 Livingston Avenue
Albany, NY 12210 United States
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    Join forces with other URHP volunteers to plan the event of the year! Jazz@theUnderground is back! Receiving rave reviews in 2016, URHP is revving up for a bigger and jazzier event this year. Call Mary Liz at 518-432-4432 with questions. See you at planning committee meeting at The Myers Residence.

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