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We Shall Overcome

November 15, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NBCT will host the African American Heritage & Culture Center for this fundraiser event to benefit AAHC. This enlightening interview will be recorded in front of a live audience for the oral history library archive and will be led by historian Bernard George. The guests are Mrs. Ethel Sampson and Mrs. Barbara Lee. These well known community members will share personal stories about their involvement in the fight for civil rights for African Americans in New Bern in effort to raise awareness of New Bern’s historically significant involvement in the Civil Rights movement in the 1960’s and beyond. The interview will conclude with a Question and Answer segment with the audience.


New Bern Civic Theatre
414 Pollock Street
New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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