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Brown Bag Lunch @ The Lincolnville Museum: Dr. Heather Andrea Williams
This month’s Brown Bag Lunch Program will be held offsite at the Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center and will feature Dr. Heather Andrea Williams, author of “Help Me to Find My People: The African American Search for Family Lost in Slavery”.
Join Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine for a presentation by Dr. Heather Andrea Williams, Professor of Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, as she discusses her 2012 book, “Help Me To Find My People: The African American Search for Family Lost in Slavery.” After the Civil War, African Americans placed poignant “information wanted” advertisements in newspapers, searching for missing family members. Inspired by the power of these ads, Heather Andrea Williams uses slave narratives, letters, interviews, public ... view more »
Seating will begin at 11:00 a.m. This program is free and open to the public.
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Seating will begin at 11:00 a.m.
Parking is available for museum guests along either side the museum building, behind the building (Via Pomar St), and across from the building (grass lot).