Sep 21, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Virtual event! Riverboats and Slavery
Explore the history of steamboats used on the Ohio River, and hear the fascinating stories about how important these vessels were to the movement of both goods and people from Kadie Engstrom with the Belle of Louisville. During the program, Engstrom also will highlight the connections between the history of slavery in the Upper South and the Underground Railroad. Registration required by 5 p.m. on Sept. 20. Recommended for ages 18+.