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The Involuntary American: A Scottish Prisoner’s Journey to the New World

February 26 @ 7:00 pm

Not all of Maine’s earliest European settlers came voluntarily. Dr. Carol Gardner joins us to talk about her book, “Involuntary Americans: Scottish Prisoners in Early Colonial Maine,” a true tale the more than 400 prisoners of war who were brought to Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts against their wills in 1650-1651.
email for the link:
mtcoombs@mcarthur.lib.me.us

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/3666803583395666

Venue

Online via Zoom

Organizers

McArthur Library
Biddeford Historical Society