Walking Tour: Let Freedom Ring: Resistance, Abolition and Civil Rights

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Walking Tour: Let Freedom Ring: Resistance, Abolition and Civil Rights

September 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

$20
MAY 13, JUN 3, JUL 1 (INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEKEND), AUG 5, SEP 9

Let Freedom Ring: Resistance, Abolition and Civil Rights                                                         

 Sankofa Tour Guide: Nur Shoop

Colonial Portsmouth newspapers testify to local the slave trade, runaways, abolitionists and anti-abolitionist activities, followed by conflicting opinions of the Civil War. In the 20th century, the legacy of that early history was reflected in news about de facto segregation in housing and public places. This tour includes many of those historic landmarks.

Tours are $20 pp
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or pay cash onsite.

Unless otherwise noted, all tours meet at 2 pm at the flagpole on Marcy Street, across from Strawbery Banke Museum.

Details

Date:
September 9
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$20

Venue

Black Heritage Trail of NH
Liberty Flagpole, Marcy St.
Portsmouth NH, NH 03801 United States
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Phone:
617-539-6886
Website:
http://blackheritagetrailnh.org/guided-tours/
Contact Info
Mail: PO Box 6772, Portsmouth NH 03801
Phone: 617-539-6886
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