HHH RVA: Diamonds, Education, Emancipation and Race: The Family of Silas Omohundro

HHH RVA: Diamonds, Education, Emancipation and Race: The Family of Silas Omohundro

Location: 

Havana 59

Silas Omohundro was a white slave trader in pre-Civil War Richmond. His third wife Corinna and their children were legally his human property. Encounter the contrasts between Silas’ family and material life and that of the enslaved people he bought and sold.

Speaker:  Emmanuel Dabney, Historian

Cost: 

Free

Program Date: 

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 6:30pm

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