Shadow Fall North film
Shawdow Fall North film
Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire is showing the documentary film “Shadows Fall North” on Tuesday, April 3t, 6 p.m. at the Kittery Community Center Star Theater,

120 Rogers Rd in Kittery ME.

The film also shows today 3/29 at 5:30 at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 669 Union St. in Manchester New Hampshire.

The film focuses on the efforts of two dedicated historic preservationists and activists, Valerie Cunningham (co-author of Black Portsmouth: Three Centuries of African American Heritage) of Portsmouth and JerriAnne Boggis of Milford, to recover the stories of people who have been rendered nearly invisible in the historical record, from individuals laid to rest at the African Burying Ground in Portsmouth to the novelist Harriet Wilson of Milford to the twenty slaves who petitioned the state legislature for their freedom in 1779… and many more.

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