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Virtual Valley Talks: "The People's Martyr" and the Dorr Rebellion

Presented by Museum of Work & Culture at Museum of Work and Culture, Woonsocket RI

Jan 24 2021
Virtual Valley Talks: "The People's Martyr" and the Dorr Rebellion

Professor Erik Chaput will present “The People’s Martyr” and the Dorr Rebellion, an exploration of the life of Thomas Wilson Dorr and the 1842 Rhode Island rebellion that bears his name.

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Valley Talks, a series of free biweekly historical lectures by the Museum of Work & Culture, continues Sunday, January 24 at 1pm on Zoom.

Professor Erik Chaput will present “The People’s Martyr” and the Dorr Rebellion an exploration of the life of Thomas Wilson Dorr and the 1842 Rhode Island rebellion that bears his name. Thomas Dorr’s attempt at constitutional reform set off a firestorm of debate over the nature of the people’s sovereignty in Jacksonian America.

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