Native Americans of Essex County Presentation
Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 7:30 pm
Bloomfield Civic Center, 84 Broad Street
The Historical Society of Bloomfield will present Native Americans of Essex County. New Jersey author Christopher Savio will discuss the indigenous peoples of New Jersey, and more specifically, Essex County. Savio is the author of Native American History & Culture and Abraham Lincoln & Sand Creek: Abraham Lincolnís Involvement & Native American Policies, among several other books.
Savio teaches Native American history and culture in Glen Ridge, NJ and is the recipient of three National Endowment for the Humanities scholarships to study Native American History. He holds a BA and an MA with honors, both in American History. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.