Coming soon! In-class and virtual programs using primary sources to gain deeper understanding of the past.
Coming soon! Using historic court documents, students reenact the drama of the 1741 Conspiracy, which accused enslaved and indentured people of conspiring to murder enslavers and other wealthy White residents and take over New York City. Was there really a conspiracy? Did the punishments fit the crime? How did the criminal justice system influence daily life? Learn this and more through this engaging and participatory program.