Underground Railroad Presentation

Wednesday, September 18 - 6:30 PM


Cathy Nelson will show a slide-illustrated presentation that describes a history of the Underground Railroad and particular stations throughout Ohio.  Cathy Nelson is retired from Columbus City Schools with over 36 years of service.  She is founder and president emeritus of the Friends of Freedom Society, a nineteenth century historical research organization whose main focus is the underground railroad.  Ms. Nelson has testified in Congress on behalf of the Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Act of 1997 and she and her extensive research have won numerous awards and widespread recognition.  Participating in the Ohio Humanities Council Speakers Bureau for nearly two decades, she has consistently been one of its most popular presenters.

Location

648 Main St
Groveport, OH 43125
Event Type
Lecture / Workshop

Organization

Groveport Town Hall

Date / Time

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Contact

Name:
Kristin
Phone:
(614) 836-3333
Email:
kfigliola@groveport.org
More Info:
https://www.groveport.org/493/Adult-Programs