Lecture: "Unearthing History: Urban Slavery and Slave Housing in Virginia"

  • Details

    What do numbers and architectural clues tell us about the unwritten story of slavery in an urban environment? Answer this question with Dr. Doug Sanford, professor emeritus at the University of Mary Washington. From his research across Virginia, Dr. Sanford will share the narrative of urban slavery and how it can be applied to Alexandria. Co-sponsored by Gadsby's Tavern Museum and Alexandria Archaeology .Doors open at 7 PM, lecture begins at 7:30 PM.

  • Oct 4, 2017
  • Phone:
  • (703) 746-4242
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  • Times:
  • From: 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM
  • Price:
  • $12/person; $10/GTMS/FOAA volunteers and members. Tickets available at www.Alexandriava.gov/Shop
  • Details

    What do numbers and architectural clues tell us about the unwritten story of slavery in an urban environment? Answer this question with Dr. Doug Sanford, professor emeritus at the University of Mary Washington. From his research across Virginia, Dr. Sanford will share the narrative of urban slavery and how it can be applied to Alexandria. Co-sponsored by Gadsby's Tavern Museum and Alexandria Archaeology .Doors open at 7 PM, lecture begins at 7:30 PM.

Lecture: "Unearthing History: Urban Slavery and Slave Housing in Virginia"
  • October 4, 2017 to October 4, 2017
  • Gadsby's Tavern Museum
  • $12/person; $10/GTMS/FOAA volunteers and members. Tickets available at www.Alexandriava.gov/Shop