Tuesday, March 1, 2017

"Find Your Network to Freedom Site Passport"

The United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service has provided the "Passport" stamp as part of the "Find Your Network to Freedom Site Passport" program. The Network to Freedom (NTF) website includes a list of the NTF locations, including the 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse where visitors can get their NTF "Passport" brochure stamped.

The Edenton waterfront has been designated by the National Park Service as a "Network to Freedom" Site as part of the historic Maritime Underground Railroad network for freedom slaves. This celebration will be throughout 2017 and the cancellation stamp is located at the 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse. Harriet Jacob's escape will be shared

This program will take place throughout 2017

10 am - 4 pm

1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse - 7 Dock Street

Nominal Fee

252-482-2637

edenton@ncdcr.gov

www.nps.gov/ugrr

 

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