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History In The Hall - Black History Month Exhibit

at Suffolk County Historical Society | Sat Feb 11 - Fri Mar 03

Location

Suffolk County Historical Society

300 West Main Street
Riverhead - 11901 (Map)
Tel: 631-727-2881

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Date & Time

10:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Cost: See event description
Description

Henry Highland Garnet (1815-1882): A Journey from Slave to Abolitionist to U.S. Ambassador

On display February 10 - March 3, 2017

Although one of the most well-known African Americans of the 19th century, Rev. Henry Highland Garnet is little remembered today. Even less remembered is his connection with Suffolk County. This exhibit tells his story: "My whole life is consecrated to the cause of Liberty... I shall feel free to raise my feeble voice for equal justice..

Admissions Fees
Museum Only:
Members - No Fee

Non-Members:
Adults - $5.00
Seniors Age 60+ - $3.00
Families Maximum Fee - $10.00
Children Age 17 & Under - $1.00