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Solomon Northup Day

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