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Dedication Ceremony: Memorial to the Enslaved of the Joel Lane Plantation

Date/Time

February 16, 2020
02:00 PM until 02:30 PM

Description

Dedication Ceremony: Memorial to the Enslaved of the Joel Lane Plantation, 1769-1800

On Sunday, February 16, 2020, we will gather in the Joel Lane Museum House gardens for a time of contemplation and remembrance, as we dedicate a memorial to the people who were held in slavery by Joel Lane and his family. At least forty-three men, women, and children are known to have been enslaved on this plantation. This memorial will serve as a permanent testament to this community, who lived and labored here in bondage, and their essential place in our history. Please join us as we honor them.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Joel Lane Museum House
160 South Saint Mary's Street
Raleigh, NC

Additional Information

Sponsor

Joel Lane Museum House

Phone

919-833-3431

Contact name

Lanie Hubbard

Contact email

joellane@bellsouth.net

Ages:

All ages with a parent or caregiver

Town:

Raleigh

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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Dedication Ceremony: Memorial to the Enslaved of the Joel Lane Plantation

Date/Time

February 16, 2020
02:00 PM until 02:30 PM

Description

Dedication Ceremony: Memorial to the Enslaved of the Joel Lane Plantation, 1769-1800

On Sunday, February 16, 2020, we will gather in the Joel Lane Museum House gardens for a time of contemplation and remembrance, as we dedicate a memorial to the people who were held in slavery by Joel Lane and his family. At least forty-three men, women, and children are known to have been enslaved on this plantation. This memorial will serve as a permanent testament to this community, who lived and labored here in bondage, and their essential place in our history. Please join us as we honor them.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Joel Lane Museum House
160 South Saint Mary's Street
Raleigh, NC

Additional Information

Sponsor

Joel Lane Museum House

Phone

919-833-3431

Contact name

Lanie Hubbard

Contact email

joellane@bellsouth.net

Ages:

All ages with a parent or caregiver

Town:

Raleigh

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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