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Posts tagged as “New Amsterdam”

Stuyvesant and Mayken: A closer look at slavery in New Amsterdam and its legacy at St. Mark’s Church

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | Was Peter Stuyvesant, the notorious director general of New Netherland in the mid-1600s, really the colony’s largest slave owner — or…

St. Mark’s Church, Peter Stuyvesant, slavery and ‘repairing the breach’

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | Updated Fri., Dec. 25, 12:15 a.m.: Along with the year of the pandemic, 2020 has been a year of racial reckoning…

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