From Slave Ship to Harvard: Yarrow Mamout and the History of an African American Family with James H. Johnston, Esq.

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Author James H. Johnson uncovers the struggles and achievements of Yarrow Mamout, a Muslim from Guinea brought to Maryland in the 18th century on the slave ship Elijah. Mamout, who later gained his freedom, became a noted figure in Georgetown.

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Saturday, May 5, 1:00 pm
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