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Presentation: Site Unseen – Civil War Draft Riots and William Olliffe’s Diary

Online Live Event * Please register.

Zoom - Registration required $10/$5 members Debbie-Ann Paige’s research illuminates how the Civil War Draft Riots on Staten Island targeted historically Black neighborhoods on the North Shore. Using ferry operator William Olliffe’s diary as a point of reference, Debbie-Ann will explore the contemporary political and economic tensions that led to the racially charged Draft Riots ...

$5 – $10