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Frederick Douglass's
Birthday Gathering

Drawn portrait of Frederick Douglass, famous orator and abolitionist.

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Price: Free

Stoutsburg Sourland
African American Museum

189 Hollow Road
Skillman, NJ 08558
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Organizer:
Stoutsburg Sourland
African American Museum

Event Description

Celebrate Valentine's Day with a birthday gathering for activist Frederick Douglass! 

Participate in this national transcribe-a-thon to bring Douglass's letters to life from the Library of Congress. 

Laptops are required for this event.

Register now as space is limited.

NJ Proudly Celebrates
Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.

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