October 29, 2020
Burlington County Lyceum of History and Natural Sciences
307 High St.
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
CRIME AND PUNISHMENT IN COLONIAL BURLINGTON COUNTY
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Crime and punishment were very different in colonial Burlington County then it is today. You could be arrested for debt and hanged for stealing. Punishment ranged from paying a fine to public humiliation. In this presentation, hear some of the stories of the crimes committed, their trials, and how justice was served. This program will take place on Zoom. Registration required. You will receive a Zoom link prior to the program.