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Upcoming Event at Clermont Co. Public Library
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Freedom’s Struggle: A Response to Slavery from the Ohio Borderlands
Batavia Branch
Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Register Online or call (513)732-2128.
You are invited to join us for a discussion with the author of A Freedom's Struggle: A Response to Slavery from Ohio Borderlands at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 26 at the Batavia Library.

Local author, Gary Knepp, will discuss the fascinating history with scenes taken from his book following the story of slaves crossing through our county to freedom during the 1800's.

Mr. Knepp is an attorney in Clermont County, Ohio, and an adjunct professor of American history and political science at the University of Cincinnati's Clermont College. He was the director of the Clermont County Underground Railroad Research Project and has presented papers to academic conferences about the Underground Railroad. He is also a frequent speaker on the topic to local historical societies.

For more information or to RSVP, call the library at 732-6084 or sign up online.