300 Miles to Freedom

On Sunday, February 26, Balch Library hosts a showing of the documentary “300 Miles to Freedom.”

300 Miles to Freedom is a documentary co-produced by Richard Bryer, a Syracuse University Professor and Anand Kamalaker, a Brooklyn based film director, producer, and editor. This film traces the story of John W. Jones, who escaped bondage in Leesburg, VA in 1844 and traveled the Underground Railroad to Elmira, NY.

See the Balch Library website for more details.

Event time: 2pm

Admission Fee/Ticket Price: Free

Location: Thomas Balch Library
208 West Market St
Leesburg, VA 20176


About Craig Swain

"Historical marker hunter" and Civil War enthusiast.
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