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Lecture: Great Escapes
February 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Historian Tony Cohen, president of the Menare Foundation, will discuss his organization’s upcoming book, “Great Escapes: Journeys on Maryland’s Underground Railroad” to be released in early 2020. This new publication will feature stories of anti-slavery figures, the locations of sanctuary sites, and reveal the routes to freedom used by freedom seekers in Montgomery County and statewide. The free lecture is sponsored by Friends of the Library, Rockville Memorial Chapter.