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Sanford Museum- The Devil has by Concent: Salem Witch Trials
Contact: Sanford Museum  
Phone: 712-225-3922
Address: 117 E Willow, Cherokee, IA, 51012  
Location: Sanford Museum
Date: March 11, 2017  (Starts at: 7:30pm)

The Devil has my Consent: The Real Story behind the Salem Witch Trials, 1692-1693 with Kathy Wilson



In 1692 more than 200 people were accused of witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts; 20 were executed. Why? What happened to create such hysteria? Where the accusers possesed? Experiencing delusions caused by eating spoiled grain? Discover the real story behind the Salem Witch Trials, and what it reveals about Colonial American Society in the late 17th century.