Aug. 20, 2021

Episode 15: Forrest of Philadelphia, Part Three

Episode 15: Forrest of Philadelphia, Part Three

The tragedian Edwin Forrest returns to his home city in the final decades of his life. He keeps performing on the city's stages, and creates his long-term legacy in Philadelphia.


Edwin Forrest returns to his home city in the final decades of his life. He keeps performing on the city's stages, and creates his long-term legacy in Philadelphia.

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For a blog post and podcast episode about Edwin Forrest and the Astor Place Riots, which took place in New York, I highly recommend that truly excellent team The Bowery Boys!
https://www.boweryboyshistory.com/2019/05/the-astor-place-riot-massacre-at-busy.html

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