Rocks in the Garden: A Public History of Slavery in Morristown
Michael Snyder will present his findings on local slave owners and the enslaved, who they were, how they lived, how they were treated, the rifts slavery caused in the community, and the debate in the local press. Mr. Snyder is a graduate of Rutgers. His masters essay was titled: “The Enslaved Slept Here Too: A Public History of Slavery in Morris County”. This is a free program. Meet in the Library’s Lower Level Meeting Room.