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The 1847 Michigan Slave Rescues

  • September 2, 2021

This month, the Michigan Freedom Trail Commission and the Michigan History Center are hosting weekly webinars to share the legacy and enduring importance of the 1847 Michigan slave rescues and the subsequent 1850 federal Fugitive Slave Act. Register for the webinars and learn more about the topics covered here.

Learn more about the upcoming 47th Annual Heritage Gathering in October.