URCD Meeting Announcement
Third Annual Research Jam!
Monday, January 27, 2014, 6:30 pm-8:30pm
Milton Historical Society, Lydia Black Cannon Museum
210 Union Street, Milton, Delaware
Krystal McGuinness, DSU: Detailing the Life of Samuel D. Burris, UR Conductor
- Bev Laing, DE Div. of Historical and Cultural Affairs: Unfolding Samuel D. Burris History – The Past, Present and Future of an Important Story
- Robin Krawitz, DSU: Fragile Freedom – Early 19th Century Kidnapping of African Americans in New Castle County; Thomas Garrett, The Abolition Society and the Port Penn Case.
- Jim Blackwell, Seaford Historical Society: Harriet Tubman and the Harrowing “Tilly” Escape
The Museum will be open at 6:00 pm; feel free to arrive early to view the exhibits.