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[DNR] Preserving Underground Railroad Stories, Sites & Strucutures, Indianapolis
Start Date: 4/12/2014Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Date: 4/12/2014End Time: 5:00 PM
Entry Description
Indiana History Center
450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN
Cost:
  Free

Is there a historic site that you believe was a stop on the Underground Railroad?  Have you heard  any stories that escaped slaves came through your community?  Do you know what types of documentation are needed to obtain a State Historic marker or other national designations?  This one-day work shop will discuss the rural African merican communities inthe midwest and their relation to the Underground Railroad, learn about research methods, and ask your questions to reseachers, historians, members of the Indiana Freedom Trails, professors, and others in the field of Underground Railroad history. 

Learn more about the Underground Railroad in Indiana at http://www.in.gov/dnr/historic/2798.htm

This event is made possible thanks to the support of the Cornelius O'Brien Lecture Servies, Indiana Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology, Indiana Freedom Trails, and the Indiana History Center.


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Contact Information:
Name: Jeannie Regan-Dinius
Phone: (317) 234-1268
Email: jrdinius@dnr.in.gov
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