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Jamboree

June

01
Saturday
8:30AM - 9:30AM

Slavery, Quakers, and the Underground Railroad

Presenter: Annette Burke Lyttle


Quakers' relationship with slavery evolved. Early Quakers kept slaves, but later Quakers felt slavery was incompatible with their beliefs, actively working to overthrow slavery. Learn about this fascinating chapter in our ancestors’ lives.

Level:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Topic:
Migration, Record Types, Religious Records
Focus:
African-American, USA