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History Pub Series presents “Five Million Secrets: Native American Slaves and the Making of America”
November 12 • 6:00 pm
On Monday, November 12, the Lane County History Museum’s History Pub Series presents “Five Million Secrets: Native American Slaves and the Making of America” at the WOW Hall.
This hard-hitting topic comes from Dr. Brett Rushforth, a scholar of the early modern Atlantic world whose research focuses on comparative slavery, Native North America, and French colonialism and empire. He has written Colonial North America and the Atlantic World: A History in Documents and Bonds of Alliance: Indigenous and Atlantic Slaveries in New France.
The talk starts at 7:00 with doors opening at 6:00. Admission is free. Partial seating available. The WOW Hall is located at 291 W. 8th Ave. (the corner of 8th and Lincoln in Eugene) and is open for all ages. Adult refreshments are available upstairs. For more information please call 541-687-2746.