Juneteenth | Birth of Freedom & Harriet Tubman | From the Railroad to a Spy

Documentary Featured Screenings of Juneteenth | The Birth of Freedom & Harriet Tubman | From the Railroad to a Spy

About this event

Experience two epic documentaries!

A fascinating look back at the origins and history behind the newest American holiday – Juneteenth | The Birth of Freedom, which is the oldest and longest celebrated holiday in the US.

Harriett Tubman was a conductor on the Underground Railroad. She also came to Hilton Head and Beaufort and was the first black woman to be a part of US military operations, including the Combahee River Raid, which rescued close to 750 enslaved people. Journey through her incredible life story at the premiere of the documentary, Harriett Tubman | From the Railroad to a Spy.

Screening fundraiser with proceeds to benefit the Lowcountry Gullah Foundation | Historic Gullah Land Preservation Program.

 

For more information on saving Gullah land – www.historiclandpreservation.org

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