IN PURSUIT OF FREEDOM
In Pursuit of Freedom, a project intended to create exhibitions, resource materials & programming, will celebrate & commemorate the rich Abolitionist and radical history of Brooklyn, from downtown (Dumbo, Brooklyn Heights, and Williamsburg) to historic Weeksville. In collaboration with Brooklyn Historical Society and Irondale Theater, Weeksville's exhibit will present its community-based archive of people & social histories, businesses & entrepreneurship, churches & civic societies, and schools that inform historical understandings life in 19th-century Central Brooklyn. Weeksville's In Pursuit of Freedom exhibit will open to the public in Fall 2015.
For more information: http://pursuitoffreedom.org/