The slave owners of Bloomsbury
Location: Holborn Library, London, WC1X 8PA
Date and time:
1 October - 12 November
Mon-Thurs, 10.00-19.00; Fri, 10.00-17.00; alternate Saturdays 11.00-17.00
20 October and 3 November
An exhibition of slave-owners and the Black presence in 19th century Bloomsbury. Two workshops will provide an investigation of the evidence and an introduction to our online database. A walking tour will take in the main sites of London associated with George Hibbert, a slave-owner and West India merchant.
Advance registration is required for the workshops, please email Rachel Lang: email@example.com, or add your details to the sign-up form at the second floor service desk at Holborn Library.
Google map link to: WC1X 8PA
Telephone: 07534 967907
Website: Legacies of British Slave-ownership Project
Organised by: Dr Nicholas Draper, Legacies of British Slave-ownership Project, Department of History, University College London