Seeker Speaker Series featuring Anthony Cohen

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02-16-19 3:00 PM
Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center Atrium

Patrick Sneed was a waiter at the Cataract Hotel who escaped slavery himself. After an encounter with bounty hunters, he was fraudulently charged with murder. His descendent Anthony Cohen will tell Sneed’s story, followed by a book signing of The Refugee: Narratives of Fugitive Slaves in Canada.

 

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Black History Month at the Underground Railroad Heritage Center is generously supported by M&T Bank.