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February 2019

Aggy of Turkey Island: The Mother Enslaved

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Wilton House Museum, 215 South Wilton Road
Richmond, VA 23226 United States
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  Join us February 8th, 6 pm, for the second installment of our Plays in the Passage series.  Mary Hardy Carter will bring Aggy of Turkey Island to life in an intimate gathering at Wilton House Museum.  When Ryland Randolph died in 1784, his will left very specific instructions for his family: free and provide for Aggy and their two children, 3-year-old Sylvia Anderson and 1-year-old Alexander Philip. In a uniquely American story, the legal battle that would follow crossed…

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