Solomon Northup Day - A Celebration of Freedom
Press Releases about Solomon Northup Day
- Skidmore to host Solomon Northup Day, July 19
A story of enslavement and eventual freedom inspires an afternoon of reflection and celebration. Read More.
- Skidmore takes lead role in Solomon Northup Day
The story of Solomon Northup, depicted in the film 12 Years a Slave, has special meaning for Saratoga Springs. The annual event in Northup's honor, shown above in 2013, will now be organized by Skidmore. Read More.
- Saratoga Reads announces this year's top book
Book of choice draws on local history for a story of injustice and perseverance. Read More.