Wednesday, June 17, 2020

GenFriends: The Slave Dwelling Project with Joseph McGill

In this episode of GenFriends, we welcome Joseph McGill the founder of the Slave Dwelling Project. Joe joins Cheri and panel Melissa Barker, Bernice Bennett, Dan Earl, Laura Hedgecock, Shelley Murphey, and Mary Kircher Roddy to talk about the ten years since the project began, the efforts to save and preserve the dwellings and stories of the enslaved and what's planned for the future.

Watch as we welcome Joe for a fun, fast pasted, enlightening discussion!

Links Mentioned in This Episode:
The Slave Dwelling Project
NPR: Honoring Slaves by Sleeping in Their Cabins
The Slave Dwelling Project Facebook Page

Contact the Panelists:
Bernice Bennett-Geniebroots
Shelley Murphey-The Family Tree Girl
Mary Kircher Roddy-MKR Genealogy
Cheri Hudson Passey-Carolina Girl Genealogy

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Thanks so much for stopping by!
Helping you climb your family tree,

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