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Washing Away History: Changing Tides at Fort Mose
Learn about the historical and cultural significance of Fort Mose in this virtual discussion on Thursday, July 1 at 5:30 PM.
More than 250 years ago, Fort Mose in St. Augustine, Florida became the first legally sanctioned free Black town in the present-day United States. Now a Historic State Park, it is a critically significant site for Black American history.
Registration is free, but required: ufl.to/climateftmose
This virtual panel event, first in a two-part series, will discuss the historical and cultural significance of Fort Mose, as well as the ways in which its interpretation and advocacy have impacted the site over time.
Panelists for this event are:
This event is free, but attendees must register for this virtual event.
Register here: https://ufl.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__FD_NDCQRCqbo9ow08FHaQ