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Fire and Freedom: Food and Enslavement in Early America (National Library of Medicine)

This six-banner traveling exhibition uses George Washington’s Mount Vernon as an example of how meals reveal how power is exchanged between and among different peoples, races, genders, and classes. This exhibition was produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health with research assistance provided by the staff at The Washington Library at George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 8:00am to 10:00pm

Southeast Campus, Judith J. Carrier Library
2100 Southeast Pkwy, Arlington, TX 76018

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Campus Life, Diversity



Southeast Judith J. Carrier Library
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Tracey Minzenmayer

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Adelino Handem

Adelino Handem left a positive review 1/24/2019

It was usuful for my knowledge and help me to better understand enslavement in early America.