Faculty Spotlight ~ Dr. Kristen T. Oertel
Thursday, July 08, 2010
Kristen Oertel, the new Mary Frances Barnard Chair, will give a keynote address at The 2010 National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Conference. Her talk, "'Emancipation without proclamation': The Underground Railroad in Kansas, 1854-1863,' will be presented on Friday, July 30th.
The conference, "Battleground For Freedom: The Underground Railroad on the Western Frontier" is being held July 28-31, Topeka, Kansas, and is sponsored by the National Park Service and the Organization of American Historians.
Dr. Kristen T. Oertel