Our nation’s first president was the only president to not live in the White House. During his two terms, the capital of the United States was first located in New York and then in Philadelphia.
The Middle Passage: 1699
Date: May, 14th 2013 9:30 am - 9:45 am
Taken from the memoir of James Barbot, the part-owner and “supercargo” of the slave ship The Albion-Frigate, this is an account of the harrowing “middle passage.” It is also a frank look at the slave trade of the late 17th and early 18th centuries.*****
Great Hall Stage