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1619: Arrival of the First Africans Traveling Exhibit Free

When: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Mondays, Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sundays, 12-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 15 2019
Phone: 802-863-3403
Email: circ@burlingtonvt.gov
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The Vermont Racial Justice Alliance and the Fletcher Free Library present a traveling exhibit from Virginia's Hampton History Museum. Educational panels tell the story of Africans enslaved aboard a Spanish slave ship, the terrible 10,000-nautical mile voyage, and their lives on Virginian farms and plantations. Community commemorative ceremony on December 5, at 5 p.m.

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