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Underground Railroad Michigan Connection Performance Feb. 23

January 30th 2018

Underground Railroad Michigan Connection Performance Feb. 23 Pontiac- The School District of the City of Pontiac and Omicron Alpha Alpha Foundation of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. and, in conjunction with Black History Month, will present “The Underground Railroad Michigan Connection”, a stage performance, on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 6 p.m. at Pontiac High […]

Performance-Based Lecture on Underground Railroad at West Bloomfield Library Feb. 22

February 4th 2015

Performance-Based Lecture on Underground Railroad at West Bloomfield Library Feb. 22 (Press Release, Feb.14, 2015) Historian and former Pontiac Mayor Dr. Willie W. Payne highlight the southern fugitive slave’s struggle to escape captivity and Michigan abolitionists and free Blacks that assisted them via the Underground Railroad. He uses music, song and photos of local Underground […]