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'A Loathsome Prison': Slave Trading in Antebellum Alexandria (Rescheduled from earlier date)

  • Date: 02/24/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location: Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center
    10209 Main Street
    Fairfax, Virginia 22030
  • Introduction: Independent scholar Caridad de la Vega will present her research on "Freedom House," the Antebellum Franklin and Armfield Slave Trading Pen in Alexandria.

Historian Caridad de la Vega with the National Historic Landmarks Program with the National Park Service will present her research on "Freedom House," the Antebellum Franklin and Armfield Slave Trading Pen in Alexandria.   

Refreshments will follow the talk. Information: 703.385.8414 , email

(Please note: this event was postponed from an earlier date.)