The Free Black Experience in VA 1800-1865 - Feb 4, 2023, 2 PM - 4 PM

Through the use of rare documents, stunning photographs and riveting narratives, public historian, author and filmmaker Elvatrice Parker Belsches will lead the audience on an unparalleled journey into the lives of free Blacks in general and several prominent free Black families in Richmond, Petersburg and the Tidewater area prior to 1865.


Saturday, February 4, 2023 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EST


Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia

122 West Leigh Street
Richmond, VA 23220

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