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John’s Island Reginal Library

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3531 Maybank Highway
John's Island, SC 29455

February 2019

Charleston County Public Library presents Abraham the Unstoppable: Black Hero of Colonial S.C.

February 5, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0
John’s Island Reginal Library, 3531 Maybank Highway
John's Island, SC 29455
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During the Anglo-Cherokee War of 1759-1761, an enslaved man named Abraham won his freedom from the government of South Carolina by performing a series of deeds that not only displayed remarkable physical endurance and bravery, but also saved many lives. Join CCPL's historian, Dr. Nic Butler, for an introduction to the dramatic, real-life story of Abraham, one of the many forgotten black heroes of early South Carolina. Four presentations:  Tuesday, February 5th 2019, 11 a.m. - 12 m., John's Island Regional…

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