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WELCOME TO GUNSTON HALL

 
 

Sunday, February 12th, 2012 at 2 p.m.

Gunston Hall’s 5th Annual Seeds of Independence Program
 explores a small antebellum settlement of free blacks clustered along
the “Neck Road,” now known as Harley Road, on Mason’s Neck.

Film Premiere
“Between the Lines: Free Blacks Living on Mason’s Neck
 during the Civil War”

Guest Speaker
“On Uneven Ground: Finding Freedom in the Civil War Chesapeake”
Kym S. Rice Director, Museum Studies Program George Washington University

Reception to Follow
Featuring Gladys Bushrod’s Sweet Potato Pie

Tour George Mason’s Home Gunston Hall

Suggested Donation:
Adults $9
Seniors $8
6 – 18 years $5

Sponsored by the Kirkpatrick family Fund

 

 
 
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