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Feb 23
Wednesday 11 am-3 pm

The Story of Emancipation and Reconstruction at Middleton Place

Date: February 23, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Middleton Place Stableyards

11:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm

On February 23, 1865, Union troops informed the enslaved people at Middleton Place they were no longer enslaved, but were they free? What did they do? Where did they go? What did freedom mean for them…and for the Middleton family? Join Middleton Place staff members in this program that tells the story of creating a new America through the experiences and stories of the people who lived and labored at Middleton Place after 1865. Included with General Admissions. Free for members.

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