Lunchtime Lecture: The Scourge of Spiritualism

Oct 19th 2023 12:00 PM

Throughout mid 19th-century Central New York, a strange phenomenon gripped community after community: spiritualism, the belief that the dead were unquiet and could communicate with the living. Revisit this wave of faith that even some members of the Seward family entertained with Riley Stevers, the Education Coordinator at the Seneca Falls Historical Society. This event will take place at the Equal Rights Heritage Center and is free and open to the public.