Sunday February 9th, 2020
20th Anniversary of the Frederick Douglass Read-a-thon
of The Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave, written by Himself (1845).
First Unitarian Church (71 Eighth Street, New Bedford), 2-6pm.
Sponsored by the New Bedford Historical Society
The New Bedford Historical Society seeks to establish a solid base of research and programs that will make the contributions of people of color a part of the life and and history of the region as well as a part of the permanent, public record. In the process, the history of the region in general will become fuller, deeper, and richer for everyone.