Join us September 16 in the Everyday Freedom Heroes Gallery as historian Stephanie Cole discusses her award-winning article, Servants and Slaves in Louisville: Race, Ethnicity, and Household Labor in an Antebellum Border City. Cole is the professor of history at the University of Texas in Arlington and is the recent recipient of the Richard C. Wade Award.
September 16, 7:00- 8:30 pm.
Free and open to the public.
This series is brought to you by the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and the University of Cincinnati.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
4:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Please join us for a National Day of Remembrance and educator’s preview. Keynote speaker, educator and History Channel contributor Paul LaRue will discuss the events of September 11, 2001 and how educators can address teaching difficult subject matter in the classroom.
Upcoming events for students and educators for the 2014 – 2015 school year:
- A series of seven upcoming teacher institutes presented in partnership with Yale University
Now that I've been at the Freedom Center for almost a year, regaling you with exciting behind-the-scenes tales of collections and exhibits, it's time to introduce myself.
Creating an Online Exhibit
Someone recently asked me “how do you create exhibits at the Freedom Center?” Well, every exhibit is slightly different, but I can tell you how we created our new online exhibit, Cincinnati’s Soldiers: Men and Women in the First World War.