Shadows Fall North documentary airs on Maine Public TV

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Shadows Fall North documentary airs on Maine Public TV

February 8 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm


This documentary focuses on the efforts of two dedicated historic preservationists and activists, Valerie Cunningham (co-author of Black Portsmouth: Three Centuries of African American Heritage) of Portsmouth and JerriAnne Boggis of Milford, to recover the stories of people who have been rendered nearly invisible in the historical record, from individuals laid to rest at the African Burying Ground in Portsmouth to the novelist Harriet Wilson of Milford to the twenty slaves who petitioned the state legislature for their freedom in 1779… and many more.

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Date:
February 8
Time:
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Venue

Maine Public Television
Contact Info
Mail: PO Box 6772, Portsmouth NH 03801
Phone: 617-539-6886
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