June 2019
Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section37/Brown_Bags//taylor.jpg Brown Bag Susie King Taylor: A Legacy of Black Womanhood and Historic Preservation 26 June 2019.Wednesday, all day Rebecca Byrd, UNC Charlotte Susie King Taylor was not Sojourner Truth or Harriet Tubman. Although she does not have the ...

Susie King Taylor was not Sojourner Truth or Harriet Tubman. Although she does not have the notoriety of those two women, her story is no less important. As the first African American army nurse who traveled with the First South Carolina Volunteers during the Civil War, an educator for freed people, and founder of the Women’s Relief Corps., Ms. Taylor is truly a remarkable woman. Although she remains in an unmarked grave, a younger historian has been tasked to preserve her legacy into the digital age.

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July 2019
Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section37/Brown_Bags//bond.jpg Brown Bag, Research Fellow Class Conflict, Political Violence and Coerced Oath-Taking In 1760s New England 17 July 2019.Wednesday, 12:00PM - 1:00PM Kevin Murphy/ SUNY Stony Brook Colonial society generally considered sworn promises binding in any circumstance, even if made under ...

Colonial society generally considered sworn promises binding in any circumstance, even if made under duress. This lecture describes the ethical and social values which underwrote this assumption and how they were weaponized during the Imperial Crisis to transfer power from loyalist elites to the patriot “crowd”.

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Brown Bag Susie King Taylor: A Legacy of Black Womanhood and Historic Preservation this event is free 26 June 2019.Wednesday, all day Rebecca Byrd, UNC Charlotte Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section37/Brown_Bags//taylor.jpg

Susie King Taylor was not Sojourner Truth or Harriet Tubman. Although she does not have the notoriety of those two women, her story is no less important. As the first African American army nurse who traveled with the First South Carolina Volunteers during the Civil War, an educator for freed people, and founder of the Women’s Relief Corps., Ms. Taylor is truly a remarkable woman. Although she remains in an unmarked grave, a younger historian has been tasked to preserve her legacy into the digital age.

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Brown Bag, Research Fellow Class Conflict, Political Violence and Coerced Oath-Taking In 1760s New England this event is free 17 July 2019.Wednesday, 12:00PM - 1:00PM Kevin Murphy/ SUNY Stony Brook Image entitled /2012/juniper/assets/section37/Brown_Bags//bond.jpg

Colonial society generally considered sworn promises binding in any circumstance, even if made under duress. This lecture describes the ethical and social values which underwrote this assumption and how they were weaponized during the Imperial Crisis to transfer power from loyalist elites to the patriot “crowd”.

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