Chasing Silver: The Story of Gorham

From Chasing Silver, Ep. 1: The Introduction

Clip | 7m 20s

In the days before banks and paper currency, silver spoons come into fashion as utensils and mobile currency. Jabez Gorham widowed mother consigns her son into silversmith apprenticeship with Nehemiah Dodge.

Aired: 11/22/21

Rating: NR

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Chasing Silver: The Story of Gorham is a local public television program presented by Rhode Island PBS.

Distributed nationally by American Public Television. Chasing Silver is made possible in part by ROSS-SIMONS.