Brooklyn Abolitionists/In Pursuit of Freedom presents Moving Emancipation Towards Equality: A Conversation on Post-Civil War Brooklyn with Carla Peterson, author of Black Gotham. Join historian Carla Peterson and Prithi Kanakamedala on January 16th at the Brooklyn Historical Society as they examine the efforts of New York’s black elite to build institutions and equal status during the post-Civil War era. Beer will be lovingly provided by Brooklyn Brewery.
This event is free! Click on the buy tickets link below to reserve your spot.
- Moving Emancipation Towards Equality @ Brooklyn Historical Society
- January 16, 2014 6:30 pm
- January 16, 2014 8:30 pm
- December 30, 2013
- Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11201, United States