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Freemen for Fremont: Songs of the Presidential Campaign of 1856

The Presidential campaign of 1856 was a lively and exciting one. The nation was deeply divided around the issue of slavery, and a complex set of social, cultural, economic and political issues were beginning to boil into what would become the most serious conflict in United States history.
Historian, composer and singer Rick Spencer brings this lively, entertaining program of music and history of the campaign to modern day life. Please call (860) 739-6926 to reserve your seat.