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Foundry Series: Living in "Temporary" Shelters

When: Thu., Nov. 21, 6-8:30 p.m. 2019
Phone: 804-649-1861
Price: $8-$10.
During the Civil War, thousands of formerly enslaved African Americans lived in refugee camps set up by the U.S. Army, which was often ill-equipped to deal with their myriad needs. How were the experiences of enslaved people seeking freedom similar to those of migrants living in temporary shelters today?
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