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Homeschool Days: Life as a Maryland Slave
March 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm$4.00
According to the diarist Jacob Engelbrecht, there were 532 slaves living in the city of Frederick in 1830. This does not include the many more slaves residing elsewhere in Frederick County. How did these slaves live? What kind of work did they do? How did they eventually attain freedom? In this program, students learn about the lives and experiences of Frederick County slaves. (Recommended for 4th-8th grades)