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Finding Benjamin James and the History of the Mount Ely Hancock House

February 21 @ 7:00 pm

Pat Donahue, the current owner of the Mount Ely Hancock House in East Windsor, New Jersey, will discuss the history of the house and the genealogy of Benjamin James, an enslaved man who once lived and worked at the house. During her talk, on Wednesday, February 21, at 7pm, Pat will place the life of Benjamin James and the history of the house into the larger context of slavery in the State of New Jersey. Please visit www.mcl.org to register to receive the link to program.


February 21
7:00 pm
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