Lecture: Disowning Slavery: Gradual Emancipation & Race in Rhode Island
“Disowning Slavery: Gradual Emancipation & Race in Rhode Island” with Rhode Island’s leading scholar on Rhode Island slavery, Dr. Joanne Pope Melish and URI author Dr. Marcus Nevius. Thursday, June 13th at 5:30pm, Linden Place, Bristol, RI. Bristol was Rhode Island’s largest slave port and James DeWolf, owner of Linden Place, the nation's most prolific slave trader.
Registration is free and highly recommended as space is limited. Please call 401-253-0390 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot!
This program is part of 'Breaking Chains: Slavery in Rhode Island.' Learn more by clicking here: www.stagesoffreedom.org/breakingchains
Co-sponsored with Stages of Freedom
June 13, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
500 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809