The History & Achievements of the African American Community in Fell’s Point from 1797 through 1860.
In marking the incorporation of Fell’s Point, Jones Town and Baltimore Town into Baltimore City in 1787, The Preservation Society is presenting a free lectures highlighting the history of the African American community.
November 9 – Dr. Ira Berlin, Professor, University of Maryland, a Frederick Douglass scholar, speaking on Douglass’ life during his early years in Fell’s Point.
Lectures began at 7:00pm at the Lucretia B. Fisher Visitor Center – 1724 Thames Street , Fell’s Point, Baltimore Maryland
Presented by: The Preservation Society of Fell’s Point