Past Grants Awarded

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Project Grant

Seeking Freedom in Nineteenth-Century America

Planning for an exhibition exploring the struggle to end the institution of slavery by focusing on a group of objects and documents and the stories related to them. The exhibit will run at the Jackson Homestead, which is itself a documented Underground Railroad site.

Newton Historical Society
Newton, MA, Middlesex County (Metrowest Boston)

project director: Sheila Sibley
awarded on: 1999-11-16
amount: $5,000