Don’t miss the ABOLITIONIST discussion!


Tuesday, February 5 at 7:00 p.m. at the Vermont History Center in Barre

The Vermont Historical Society be hosting a screening of excerpts from the new PBS miniseries “The Abolitionists,” which offers an overview of the national abolitionist movement in the decades leading to the Civil War through the lives of five major historical figures (Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, John Brown, Angelina Grimke, and Harriet Beecher Stowe).


with historians Jane Williamson, Ray Zirblis, and Marilyn Blackwell after the screening

Lively discussion about the abolition movement in Vermont, placing our state in a national context.


Provided by and in partnership with Vermont Public Television. This event is free and open to the public.

175yearsLogo web.jpgQuestions? Call Amanda Gustin at (802) 828-2180.