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Pathway of Resistance: The Erie Canal and the Underground Railroad

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Part of the 2023 Partnership between the Lima Historical Society and the Lima Public Library

Thursday 9/21 at 7:00 PM

2nd Floor, Lima Town Hall

7329 East Main Street

Lima, NY 14485

This constantly evolving talk examines the experience of African-Americans along the Erie Canal Corridor, with a particular focus on the struggle for abolition. While parts of this story are unpleasant, slavery, racism, and resistance are critical to understanding our society today.


September 21
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm