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A Massachusetts Maritime View of Slavery and Abolitionism: A Strong Cape Cod Connection

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Date:
June 21
Time:
1:30 pm

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Hyannis Public Library
401 Main Street
Hyannis, MA United States
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A Massachusetts Maritime view of Slavery and Abolitionism: A Strong Cape Cod Connection

June 21, 1:30 pm

Hyannis Public Library

Join Dr. Michael Pregot to hear how enslaved people were brought onboard ships from the African coast with regularity, often mastered by Cape Cod sea captains, and about regional abolitionist movements.

His book Sea Captains of Cape Cod delves into the fascinating lives and stories of sea captains from each town on Cape Cod.

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