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Date:
November 17, 2019
Time:
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:
Riversdale House Museum
Address:
4811 Riverdale Road
Riverdale Park, MD 20737
Contact:
301-864-0420; TTY 301-699-2544
Cost:
FREE!
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The Sweetest Taboo: Marriage and Cohabitation Among Maryland's Enslaved Communities

Sunday, November 17, 2019


In conjunction with our wedding exhibit, Maya Davis of the Maryland State Archives will present her talk, focusing on the cohabitation practices and policies relating to enslaved men and women in Maryland. It will also highlight the laws relating to marriage that impacted the enslaved.

Ages: All ages are welcome