Talk: The Winters Lane Community in Catonsville

Date(s) - April 24, 2019
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Hilton Center at CCBC Catonsville Campus
800 S Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD, 21228, Baltimore County
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The Winters Lane National Register Historic District represents the legacy of the African American residents who first settled along the southern end of Winters Lane and its cross streets following the Civil War. Explore the residential and institutional buildings that serve as physical reminders, and important historic links, to the cultural aspects of life for residents and friends of the community, both past and present. This event is co-sponsored by Catonsville Historical Society. Email to reserve a seat. 

Invisible History: Exploring the CCBC Hilton Center’s Past

This 2019 event series places the newly renovated Hilton mansion into a more complete historical context, exploring the lives and legacies of enslaved Africans and laborers who played roles in Catonsville’s development. The series begins with a talk and photography exhibit on March 20 and offers additional talks on April 3 and 24, an excursion on April 25, and a culminating forum with a tour and reception on May 1. See the attached flyer for details. All events are free and open to the campus community and to the public.

Invisible History Event Calendar

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