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Continuing Conversations on Race: “What is the Meaning of July 4 to the Negro?”

July 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

On July 5, 1852, Frederick Douglass gave a speech at an event commemorating the signing of the Declaration of Independence announcing, “This Fourth of July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn.” Hear the entire speech recited and discuss how different Americans feel about our national values and ethos.

 

Co-sponsored by the library and Not in Our Town Princeton.

Details

Date:
July 3
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529