Lectures + Seminars

South Carolina History Series: Escaping Slavery in Early South Carolina (teens and adults)

When: Tue., Sept. 12, 11 a.m. 2017

Tens of thousands of Africans were brought to early South Carolina to work as enslaved laborers, but a small percentage of that number managed to find a path to freedom before the abolition of slavery in 1865. Join CCPL's historian, Dr. Nic Butler, for an exploration of various ways and means used to escape slavery, and learn about specific men and women who found freedom in early South Carolina.

Price: Free


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