Past Event
August 12, 2016
Farmers Market 5943 Sylvia Place, Niagara Falls
1.5km from the Falls (0.9mi)

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