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‘Give Me Liberty: Fugitive Slaves and the Long Revolution Against Slavery’ in Hampton, VA

Make Way For Liberty

‘Give Me Liberty: Fugitive Slaves and the Long Revolution Against Slavery’ Opening at the Hampton History Museum on February 25, the groundbreaking exhibition “Give Me Liberty: Fugitive Slaves and the Long Revolution Against Slavery” explores the lives of over 30 fugitive slaves from Hampton who made journeys to freedom or took up arms against their enslavers during periods of war. ...

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