Members’ Exclusive Virtual Tour: Seneca Village

Honor Black History Month by joining this virtual tour of Seneca Village, the largest community of free African-American property owners in pre–Civil War New York. Conservancy guides will explore the landscape of Seneca Village through historical records and photos. The presentation will shed light on the value Seneca Village provided to Black New Yorkers seeking refuge from the crowded conditions and racial discrimination prevalent in early 19th-century NYC.

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