This program is an ongoing partnership between the UMass Amherst Public History program and Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area (Housatonic Heritage), an organization that identifies, preserves, shares and celebrates African American heritage in the Upper Housatonic Valley, and the African American Heritage Trail, a project of Housatonic Heritage. Student projects have included an exhibit for the Samuel Harrison House; a exhibit for the Friends of the W.E.B. DuBois Homesite called "Becoming a Son of Great Barrington;" and an award-winning exhibit called "Elizabeth Freeman: A Story of Courage" at the Elizabeth Freedman house.
Begin / End Date:
Saturday, January 1, 2000
- Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area24 Main StreetPO Box 493Salisbury, CT 06068United States