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Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped into Slavery
Richard Bell (University of Maryland) will present his new book STOLEN: Five Free Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home.
Philadelphia, 1825: five young, free black boys fall into the clutches of the most fearsome gang of kidnappers and slavers in the United States. Determined to resist, the boys form a tight brotherhood as they struggle to free themselves and find their way home. Their ordeal shines a glaring spotlight on the Reverse Underground Railroad, a black marketView more
There is a $10 per person fee (no charge for MHS Fellows and Members, EBT or ConnectorCare cardholders).
Additional time info:
There is a pre-talk reception at 5:30 PM.
1154 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02115