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Archaeologists hope to save LI home once owned by free slave

Posted at 8:01 PM, Jan 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-08 20:03:25-05

HUNTINGTON, L.I. — Archaeological digging began Friday at a historical home on Long Island once owned in the 1800s by a freed slave.

Friday, town officials were trying to save the original part of the owned by Peter Crippen and use it as part of a museum.

PIX11 News was there, you can find out more in the video above.