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Illuminating Oregon's Early Black History

Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 6:00pm

Museum of Natural and Cultural History
1680 E 15th Avenue, Eugene, OR

Join Gwen Carr of Oregon Black Pioneers for a discussion of Oregon's early Black history. Gwen will share stories of Black lives and communities during the 1800s—and explore how they navigated the exclusionary and racist laws that shaped the settling of the region.

Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members and UO ID card holders. Show your Oregon Trail or other EBT card for an admission discount.  

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations, Sustainability, Diversity and Multiculturalism, Black and African American


Museum of Natural and Cultural History, Division of Equity and Inclusion, University Advancement, Government and Community Relations, Community Impact

Target Audience

All Students, Faculty/Staff, General Public, Families, Graduate Students, New Students, Alumni



Effective September 1, 2019: General admission $6, youths and seniors $4, families $12.


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