Combee: Harriet Tubman, the Combahee River Raid and the Transformation of Gullah Geechee

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Name: Combee: Harriet Tubman, the Combahee River Raid and the Transformation of Gullah Geechee
Date: December 8, 2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Event Description:
Dr. Edda Fields-Black, Assistant Professor of History at Carnegie Mellon University presents "Combee", a lecture focusing on the Beaufort plantations and the enslaved people impacted by the Combahee River Raid of 1863 during which Harriet Tubman guided a Union foray into the heart of Beaufort District's rice production area. This free program is hosted by the Beaufort District Collection.
Location:
St. Helena Branch Library, 6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, December 8, 2018 beginning at 1:00 PM.
Contact Information:
Grace Cordial, BDC Manager 843-255-6468
Fees/Admission:
Free; Anyone interested in the topic is welcome to attend this Beaufort County Library program.
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