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5/19/2019

Slavery in Illinois: Slave Owners, Abolitionists, and the Underground Railroad

The Chicago History Museum and the Illinois Holocaust Museum

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Join Darrel Dexter, author of Bondage in Egypt: Slavery in Illinois, and Owen Muelder, author of The Underground Railroad in Western Illinois, as they discuss slave owners, abolitionists and the efforts to aid escaping slaves in Illinois. The Chicago History Museum’s Director of Curatorial Affairs, Charles Bethea, will moderate.

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