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National Park Service Open House: Legacy of the Underground Railroad in Texas

June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

Join the National Park Service’s National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program and Regions 6, 7, and 8 on Thursday, June 24 from 6:00 – 7:15pm cst for a virtual public open house discussing the history of the Underground Railroad through Texas into Mexico, conducted in partnership with the Organization of American Historians. The history of the Underground Railroad through the Southern borderlands is an emerging field of study, and the National Park Service is eager to find ways to better understand these complex stories and their legacy.

In this event, we look forward to sharing content from a scholars’ roundtable, building connections with others interested in learning about this history, and sharing information about the Network to Freedom and how to get involved.

Registration is required, and can be completed at this link.

Any questions regarding the event can be sent to network_to_freedom@nps.gov.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

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Date:
June 24
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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