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Slave Dwelling Project at Belle Grove - Shared screen with speaker view
gwen malone
05:43:46
thank you for this event, excellent!
brianjohnson
05:43:52
There’s my friend! I like the grey streak.
Trina
05:52:38
in time of need I would give my love time and wisdom
Sally Meyer
05:52:48
a support system
Mary Haak
05:53:04
Since we all descend from the same individuals, we are all family.
Trina
05:53:04
in time of plenty I would share and teach members to share
Darlene
05:53:32
Family is love.
medge
05:53:33
having grown up in the segregated south, family unity means everything to me
Erica H of Cincinnati
06:10:38
I think you're off by a slide
Mary Haak
06:11:36
It took more than 10 years for Sancho Nixon, formerly enslaved man of George Nixon in Loudoun county, to manumit his children. It appears that he bought and freed his wife first, and then his children.
Trina
06:18:47
it says Y he can
Belle Grove
06:26:56
If you have questions for Shannon, please just put them in the chat!
Belle Grove
06:27:23
Some of these documents have been posted on our website at www.bellegrove.org/about/enslaved
Belle Grove
06:27:36
However we have more to confirm so watch for updates!
Dona Wylie
06:28:36
Thank you, Shannon!!
Carol Aitken
06:28:56
VERY inyeresting!
Ann Simpson
06:29:24
Great presentation Shannon!
Mary Haak
06:29:37
Great job Shannon.
Mary Haak
06:30:10
Have you been able to get in touch with any descendents?
brianjohnson
06:30:11
Thanks Shannon. I had read portions of Emanuel’s story for “Judah."
Renee Fredericksen
06:30:29
Very interesting, Shannon. Can't wait for the next episodes. Thank you so much!
medge
06:30:32
Thank you for this wonderful program!! Looking forward to visiting the plantation someday.
Adriane
06:30:55
Do have any idea how he had that kind of money to purchase his family?
Gemma
06:30:58
Yay! Can't wait to hear new info about them!
Trina
06:30:59
he was an undertaker making good money!
Renee Fredericksen
06:31:00
Thank you Kristin for your leadership and today's presentations!
Foltz, Amber
06:37:02
This was very interesting. I appreciate the opportunity to attend.
brianjohnson
06:37:41
The black undertaker COMMUNITY was very strong in Pittsburgh.
brianjohnson
06:39:51
That was my original college major.
Trina
06:40:01
I was fortunate to locate my 3x great grandfather through the Freedmans bureau.
Trina
06:40:47
this brings me joy to know this story.
Mary Haak
06:41:36
Where was the closest Freedmans Bureau to Frederick county?