Frederick Douglass

History reawakens at lyceum with Woodward
A centuries-old New Bedford tradition of learning through intellectual debate is being revived this Spring with the rebirth of the New Bedford Lyceum at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. Celebrating this renaissance on April 1 at 8 pm, legendary journalist and author, Bob Woodward, will bring a …
First Lady Honors New Bedford Historical Society
The New Bedford Historical Society has been honored by the White House for their work in preserving the history of the Underground Railroad in New Bedford. 
The Society was designated a "Preserve America Steward" by First Lady Michelle Obama.