History Happy Hour: Elizabeth Van Lew and the "One Absorbing Desire of Her Heart"

History Happy Hour: Elizabeth Van Lew and the "One Absorbing Desire of Her Heart"

Location: 

Third Street Brewing | 312 W 3rd St, Farmville, VA 23901

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

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