Seward House Museum Unveils Underground Railroad Exhibit

Seward House Museum Unveils Underground Railroad Exhibit “I think it is wrong to hold men in bondage at any time and under any circumstances. I think it right and just, therefore, to abolish slavery…” William Seward, 1850 On Tuesday, June 22, Seward House Museum opened an exhibit celebrating the Seward family’s dedication to abolition and the Underground Railroad. In 1891, …

Women of the Seward House Tour

Speaking for Themselves: Women of the Seward House Tour Saturday, January 9th, February 6th, and March 6th 2010 at 1:00pm On the first Saturday of each month, Jennifer Haines Curator of Education and Outreach, gives her dynamic women’s tour. “Speaking for Themselves: Women of the Seward House,” refocuses the tour on Seward’s wife and daughter and dynamic times in which …