HHH RVA: Elizabeth Van Lew and the “one absorbing desire of her heart”

HHH RVA: Elizabeth Van Lew and the “one absorbing desire of her heart”

Location: 

23rd and Main

One of Richmond’s unsung heroines is also one of its most reviled villains. Explore the life and legacy of this Richmond native, slaveowner, abolitionist, and spymaster. How did she infiltrate the Confederate government? How has her image evolved over time?

Speaker: Tally Botzer, ACWM

 

Cost: 

Free

Program Date: 

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 6:30pm

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