Museum presents ‘Freedom’ lecture

WARREN — Leonne Hudson, a professor of history at Kent State University, will speak at 2 p.m. Saturday as part of the Sutliff Museum’s “Nurturing Pathways to Freedom” lecture series.

Hudson will talk about “The Reaction of Black Soldiers to Lincoln’s Assassination.” The reaction of these soldiers was characterized by profound sorrow combined with the occasional outburst of anger. This presentation will examine the apprehension and fear that came in the days and months following the death of President Lincoln.

Admission is free. The program will be in the Thomas Meeting Room on the second floor of the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. NW. For more information, call 330-395-6575 or visit