By His Side: The story of George Washington and his enslaved valet William Lee
Jul 14, 2022
to Jul 14, 2022 6:30pm
to 7:30pm to $5 Official Site
Presented by Jinny Berten
In this lecture, Jinny Berten will discuss the research behind her novel By His Side, which considers the relationship between George Washington and William Lee, the last three days of Washington’s life, his changing views on slavery, and the concerns those enslaved at Mount Vernon had for Washington’s last will and testament.
This lecture will be held in person and via Zoom.
In-Person, Public: $5
Fraunces Tavern Museum
54 Pearl Street
New York, NY 10004
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