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Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War (Fall 2015): Underground Railroad: November 3

Underground Railroad Event

"Underground Railroad in Northeast Ohio" Event for the Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War Exhibit

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 7:00 - 8:00pm

Location: Gault Recital Hall in Scheide Music Center at the College of Wooster (525 E University St, Wooster, OH 44691; southeast corner of Beall Avenue and University Street)

This event will include the two presentations described below, with a question and answer session following.

This event is free and open to the general public. Refreshments will be served after the event.

"Stranger in a Strange Land: Fugitive Escapes in the Great Lakes Region"

"Stranger in a Strange Land: Fugitive Escapes in the Great Lakes Region"

Presented by Tamika Y. Nunley, Assistant Professor of History at Oberlin College, who specializes in the American Civil War, African American Studies, Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies, Criminal Justice and Legal History and Digital and Public History.

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"Wooster Digital History Project: Underground Railroad"

"Wooster Digital History Project: Underground Railroad"

Presented by Hope Nelson, student at the College of Wooster. She is a History and Anthropology double major with a minor in French. She is also a member of the Alpha Gamma Phi Sorority, and works as a translator for a group called Integrated Community in her home town. See also Wooster Digital History Project.

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