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Jewish Historical Society of North Jersey

November 3: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$2 – $25

The forgotten story of the boxing champ who became a U.S. Senator and fighter for human rights. Featured speaker: Dr. Rafael Medoff will present the conclusions of his year-long research into W. Warren Barbour’s life and work. Barbour won national boxing championships, became a U.S. Senator and fought for civil rights for African Americans, introduced anti-lynching and fair public accommodation legislation and strongly advocated for the rescue of Jews from the Nazis.

Details

Date:
November 3
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$2 – $25

Venue

The Art Factory
70 Spruce Street
Paterson, New Jersey 07501
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Phone:
jhsnnj@gmail.com
Website:
https://jhsnj.wordpress.com