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More Than A Fraction Location Tour Bus Trip

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4416 Wilkens Ave

Baltimore, MD 21229

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Join us as we visit Blacksburg, VA to tour Smithfield, Solitude, and the final resting place of Virginia “Aunt Ginny” Fraction

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Tour the locations from “More Than A Fraction”, on a full day bus trip to Blacksburg, VA to tour Smithfield, Solitude, and the last resting place of Virginia “Aunt Ginny” Fraction on

Monday, June 24th, 2019

The trip leaves from Baltimore and returns the same day.

Seats are first come first serve, up to 55 accommodated.

Cost is $75 per person. Lunch not included.

During the tour we will see:

1. Smithfield Plantation House

2. The Merriment Tree

3. The Preston Family Cemetery (where Virginia “Aunt Ginny” is buried)

4. The Solitude Plantation House

5. The Fraction Family Cabin (The cabin of the enslaved - recently dedicated to the Fraction family and all those enslaved at Solitude)

We will break for lunch, so please pack a lunch to bring with you.

Dr. Kerri Moseley-Hobbs will be your tour guide to provide the history directly related to the Fraction family, as well as the settings from the book so that you can better visualize what you’ve read. The book is available for purchase on Amazon as well as your local Barnes and Noble bookstore.

Payment for the bus trip due by April 30th, 2019

Please contact Dr. Kerri Moseley-Hobbs at imaginationlunchbox@gmail.com for questions.

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