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May
15
2022

Public Archaeology Day at Gatewood Plantation

May 15, 2022 11:00 AM
106 N 2nd Ave.
La Grange,
Free, but must register

The Oldham County History Center will host its second Public Archaeology Day at Gatewood Plantation in May. The History Center has conducted archaeological research on this private site since 2005, which is now recognized by the National Park Service as a site on the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. The site honors former slave-turned-abolitionist Henry Bibb who escaped enslavement by William Gatewood at this site, as described in Bibb’s narratives.

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Public Archaeology Day at Gatewood Plantation

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Date:
May 15th
Time:
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cost:
Free, but must register
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Website:
https://www.touroldham.com/calendar/

Organizer

Oldham County History Center
Phone:
(502) 222-0826
Email:
info@oldhamkyhistory.com
Address:
Oldham County History Center
106 N 2nd Ave.
La Grange,
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