Murder or Misfortune? The Tragic Death of Robert Routledge

June 30, 2016, 5pm - 6pm
July 14, 2016, 5pm - 6pm
July 28, 2016, 5pm - 6pm
Venue: 
Hennage Auditorium
326 W. Francis St.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
United States

In June 1766, Virginia merchant Robert Routledge was stabbed in public by Colonel John Chiswell. Or was he? Was it murder or was it a tragic misfortune? Join historian Carson Hudson for an interactive recreation of the most controversial crime in 18th-century Virginia.