Course Detail: OSH-BELMEAD - From Enslavement to Empowerment: The History of the Belmead on the James

This presentation on the fascinating history of the Belmead will cover its years of occupation by indentured servant Bartholomew Stovall through its ownership by Confederate Brigadier General Philip St. George Cocke. It will conclude with its conversion into two little-known African American schools, St. Emma Military Academy and St. Francis de Sales school. Several alumni from both schools will be present to share their stories during a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.

 Session Information: OSH224.BELMEAD

Schedule: Monday 4/8
Times: 10:00am - 12:00pm


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John Plashal

Facility Detail

Robins School of Business
BUS, Ukrop Auditorium Q162
102 UR Drive
University of Richmond, VA 23173
BUS, Ukrop Auditorium Q162