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Brown Bag Lunch Lecture - Freedom North: Uncovering the Civil rights Movement in Omaha

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02/15/2018
Date: Feb 15
Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Ticket Price: Free
Time: 12-1pm
Phone: (402) 471-4445

What did the black freedom movement of the 1960s look like in Nebraska? Patrick D. Jones, Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies at UNL, will draw on artifacts from the Great Plains Black History Museum to answer that question and explore the civil rights era in Nebraska's largest city.