Slavery at Historic Sites

Panelists talked about how slavery is represented and reconstructed at places like Thomas Jefferson’s estate, Monticello, and James… read more

Panelists talked about how slavery is represented and reconstructed at places like Thomas Jefferson’s estate, Monticello, and James Monroe’s home, Ash Lawn-Highland. They also discussed the problems of excavation, restoration, and historic interpretation at these sites. 

This event was hosted by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Sara Bon-Harper Executive Director Ash Lawn-Highland
  • Edward Chappell Director Colonial Williamsburg Foundation->Architectural and Archaeological Research
  • Matthew Reeves Director Montpelier->Archaeology
  • Frank Sanchis Director World Monuments Fund->United States Programs
  • Gary Sandling Vice President Thomas Jefferson Foundation->Visitor Programs and Services
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Slavery at Historic Sites

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Program ID:
311026-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 28, 2013

Airing Details

  • Apr 21, 2013 | 9:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 27, 2013 | 4:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 28, 2013 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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