FRAMINGHAM – Framingham History Center, with the help of its new Scholar-in-Residence, plans to highlight Framingham’s People of Color from 1600 to 1800 in a presentation this month.
Thanks to a recent Scholar-in-Residence project grant from the Sudbury Foundation, Mary McNeil is creating an internal finding aid of the Center’s archives highlighting the stories of Nipmuc, African, and African Americans from 1600-1800.
Join Center Curator Stacen Goldman and McNeil as they discuss McNeil’s progress so far, the discoveries she has made, and what leads she is chasing down to complete her work.
Framingham’s People of Color from 1600 to 1800 will be a ZOOM presentation on Thursday, February 25 at 7 p.m.
Framingham History Center Scholar-in-Residence McNeil is aPhD Candidate in the American Studies program at Harvard University
Tickets for the program at $5 for members and $10 for not yet members. Framingham Public School staff or students are free.
Ticket sales will end at 6 p.m. on February 25.
To register, visit https://framinghamhistory.org/events/framinghams-people-of-color/