National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum Inductions
October 21 - 23, 2022
Join NAHOF as we induct Robert Everett, Calvin Fairbank and Stephen Myers into the the National Abolition Hall of Fame. We have an exciting program lined up for the occasion.
Inductee, Event & Banner Sponsorships are due September 15, 2022, as well as Event Registrations. For more detailed information about Induction weekend, the Inductees, Sponsorships & Registration, visit the NAHOF website.
Friday, Oct 21
7p: Welsh Music, Food, and Historical Reflection on Welsh Abolitionism & the American Civil War.
Saturday, Oct 22
10am: Guided tour of the Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark
11am: Hall of Fame and Museum will open
12:30pm: Annual Meeting of Members of NAHOF
1:30pm: Abolition Symposia begins with a presentation on Everett
2:30pm: Calvin Fairbank inductee presentation
3:30pm: Stephen Myers inductee presentation
5pm: Peterboro United Methodist Church will serve a 19th C. Antislavery Box Dinner
7pm: Nominations of Inductees and Hall of Fame banners revealed
Sunday, Oct 23
At the Canaltown Museum in Canastota:
The Abolition Hall of Fame Inductions are held on the weekend closest to the anniversary date of the inaugural meeting of the New York State Antislavery Society held in Peterboro October 22, 1835. The public is encouraged to participate in any or all of the activities and to check the website for updates.