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The UGRR – a New Interpretation of an Old Story

February 2 @ 8:00 am - February 12 @ 5:00 pm

Myers ResidenceVisit the UREC exhibit to be displayed in the Empire State Plaza South Concourse that will present an interpretation of Underground Railroad history and its relevance for today.

Eight principles that frame the new interpretation include –

(1) Document Based

(2) Reality vs. Myth

(3) Public vs. Secret

(4) Movement, not Safe Houses and Routes

(5) African American leadership

(6) Civil Disobedience

(7) Language and Public Memory

(8) Relevance Today

 

Details

Start:
February 2 @ 8:00 am
End:
February 12 @ 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Mary Liz Stewart
Phone:
518-621-7793

Venue

Cocncourse Empire State Plaza
263 Madison Avenue
Albany, New York
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