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Murder or Misfortune? The Tragic Death of Robert Routledge


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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 and storyteller Donna Wolf for an interactive recreation of the most controversial crime in 18th-century Virginia.