Richard B. Harrison Community Library
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Forever Sewn into the Soil: Dix Park’s Slave Legacy

Wake County Public Libraries invites you to attend this lecture event honoring Black History Month. City of Raleigh (COR) Museum Director, Ernest Dollar, explores the experiences of African Americans at Dix, which was a plantation long before it was the site of the Dorothea Dix Hospital.  From the earliest settlers to emancipation, the lives of those who worked and lived on the land will come to life in this presentation.

Registration is requested.

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Time: 7:00 - 8:00 PM


Location: Richard B. Harrison Community Library, 1313 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27610