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Putting the Klan Behind Bars: An Evening with Jerry Mitchell

February 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

$15

Investigative journalist Jerry Mitchell, author of the new book “Race Against Time: A Reporter Reopens the Unsolved Murder Cases of the Civil Rights Era”, comes to BHS to discuss four of the biggest cases he’s ever cracked including the 1963 assassination of NAACP leader Medgar Evers, the 1963 bombing of the Birmingham Sixteenth Street Baptist church, the 1966 firebombing of Vernon Dahmer, and the “Mississippi Burning” case.

Details

Date:
February 19
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/putting-the-klan-behind-bars-an-evening-with-jerry-mitchell-tickets-86742831143

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
718-222-4111
Email:
brooklynhistory@brooklynhistory.org
Website:
http://www.brooklynhistory.org

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Phone:
718-222-41111 ext 250
Website:
http://www.brooklynhistory.org