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All That Has Been: Our Roots Revealed Guided House Tour

  • Sylvester Manor Educational Farm 80 North Ferry Road Shelter Island, NY, 11964 United States (map)

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm will present the 2019 in-house exhibition, All That Has Been: Our Roots Revealed, A History of Three Cultures at Sylvester Manor. The exhibition examines the three cultures that came together at the time of the establishment of Sylvester Manor on Shelter Island in 1651. The Indigenous Native American Manhansett Tribe who made the island their home for a millenium, the European businessmen who bought Shelter Island to provision their Caribbean sugar operation, and the Enslaved Africans brought from the West Indies as the island’s labor force. Read more...

Earlier Event: August 31
Story Thyme
Later Event: September 14
Harvest Moon Cocktail Party & Ferry Cruise