The Wright Museum


184th Anniversary of the 1833 Detroit Uprising
Saturday, June 17 at 2 PM

Hear from ASALH-Detroit President and Historian, Jamon Jordan about the first known uprising in Detroit in 1833. A verdict of a runaway slave couple was at the center of this uprising. Listen to the history of Black people in Detroit and what turmoil they faced that has caused rebellions.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information call (313) 494-5800.