february, 2020

22feb(feb 22)2:00 pm(feb 22)2:00 pmGreat Escapes: Journeys on Maryland's Underground RailroadLocation(s):Rockville Memorial


Event Details

Join historian Anthony Cohen for a lecture and preview of the upcoming book Great Escapes: Journeys on Maryland’s Underground Railroad.

A project of The Menare Foundation, Inc. and Heritage Montgomery, the book explores the people, places and social forces that created a pathway to freedom, forged by self-emancipating slaves and their allies from the 1830s to the brink of the Civil War. Q&A session to follow presentation.

This event is free and open to the public.

Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Rockville Memorial Chapter.


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Rockville Memorial Library

21 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850

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