PHILADELPHIA STORIES OF SLAVERY

Stories told about people who were enslaved in the Greater Philadelphia area. Hear from some of the women and men who are working to honor, remember, and tell the Philadelphia stories of those enslaved.


Below is an interactive map marking the locations of Philadelphia Stories of Slavery documented using the location based storytelling app Findery. Please use the interactive map to locate a story in the Greater Philadelphia area. Upload the Findery app to your smartphone. This will allow you to read and tell stories based on location. Try it!