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11th Annual Peterboro EMANCIPATION DAY

Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark

5304 Oxbow Road Peterboro NY 13134 info@gerritsmith.org

www.gerritsmith.org

INVITES ALL TO

11th Annual Peterboro

EMANCIPATION DAY 

Saturday, August 7, 2021

 

EVENT DETAILS HERE

 

10:00 Announcements, Assembly, History, & Song

As 1920s and 1930s Generations Commemorated the Day

Processional to Annual Laying of Wreaths on Graves

 

1:30 Black Suffragists presented by Susan Goodier PhD

2:30 Supporting Reparations Through Black Genealogical Research

Presented by Harry Bradshaw Matthews

3:30 Guided Tour of Estate with Norman K. Dann PhD

 

Emancipation Day is funded in part by Humanities New York

With support from the National Endowment for the Humanities

 

Small group entries to The Laundry will be scheduled throughout the day to provide first time viewing of  the stabilized building, and to collect ideas for further renovations and future interpretive exhibits of Peterboro family history.

 

Deli on the Green will be open 10:30 am ~ 8:00 pm 315-684-3131

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