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Lecture on the Lawn: Rhode Island Slave History Medallion Project

  • Charles Roberts, Director of the Rhode Island Slave History Medallion Project, and historian Fred Zillan will discuss RISHM’s efforts to place slave medallions at historic sites of slavery throughout the state, and the importance of documenting places and people in the history of slavery in Rhode Island. The Castle’s medallion was dedicated last October. Please bring your own lawn chairs, water will be provided. A $5 donation is requested, if possible. CDC Guidelines will be followed