February 12, 2022

"Underground Railroad in Paterson, NJ" virtual talk, Feb. 12th at 2PM

On Saturday, February 12th, 2022 at 2PM and in recognition of Black History Month, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to the virtual presentation "They Secretly Helped Many A Fugitive:"  The Underground Railroad in Paterson, NJ by Flavia Alaya and Jimmy Richardson.

Historians Flavia Alaya, Ph.D. and Jimmy Richardson are currently working to secure certification for Paterson's Huntoon Van Rensalier Underground Railroad Site from the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.  Join them for a discussion about Paterson's UGRR history, with time for Q & A.

This virtual program, hosted by the Museum via ZOOM, was recorded and is available on the Museum's YouTube channel.  The recording may be viewed by clicking here.