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Standing Their Ground book reading

  • Date
    Thu, Oct 17

    Time
    12:00 PM — 2:00 PM

    Website
    http://library.ccny.cuny.edu/

    Address
    NAC
    160 Convent Avenue
    Cohen Library

    Location
    NAC, Archives

    p: 212.650.5758

    Admission
    Free

  • Event Details

    In conjunction with Emancipation and its Legacies, on display in Cohen Library 9/30/13-10/28/13.

    Standing Their Ground tells the story of small farmers in North Carolina and their enduring quest for the agrarian ideal since emancipation. This program is held in conjunction with the traveling exhibition Emancipation and its Legacies, developed by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History in partnership with the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, and on display in the Cohen Library Atrium September 30 - October 28, 2013. Prof. Petty's talk is co-sponsored by CCNY Libraries and the CCNY History Society.

    Cohen Library is located at 160 Convent Avenue NY, NY 10031. This program is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
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