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Ben-Franklin

Trendsetter

Ben Franklin, not Daniel Boone, first popularized the coonskin cap during his exploits in France while there rallying support for the American colonists’ revolt.

Olaudah Equiano

Date: April, 2nd 2014 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

The first ex-slave to publish his memoirs describes his trials and travails as a ten-year-old boy sold into slavery in the mid-18th century.

Location
1st Floor Theatre