@ the Museum Thursday presents: The Echoes of Chloe

August 12, 2016 @ Farmers Market
Past Event
@ the Museum Thursday presents: The Echoes of Chloe
Farmers Market
5943 Sylvia Place, Niagara Falls Ontario Canada, L2G 1S9
Category Education

At the Niagara Falls History Museum, a film featuring conversations with 87 year-old, Order of Ontario Historian, Wilma Morrison, who speaks of the legacy of the omitted and misrepresented history of slavery in Canadian society, and where Chloe's echoes continue today - The Echoes of Chloe Cooley tells the founding story of the Underground Railroad on the Niagara Frontier, and how the resistance of one woman created both, the first anti-slavery law in the entire British Empire, and the first refugee movement to Canada

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