Pre-Civil War Quilts: The Secret Codes to Freedom on the Underground Railroad In-Person
Connie Martin’s presentation, which is based on her mother’s work, "Lizzie’s Story: A Slave Family’s Journey to Freedom,” explains how families, including her ancestors, implemented codes within their quilts to aid slaves in winning their freedom. Martin will explain the meanings and interpretations within these quilts, which have been shared through generations.
- Saturday, June 18, 2022
- 2:00pm - 2:55pm
- Time Zone:
- Central Time - US & Canada (change)
- Classroom A, Classroom B