Summer at the Stone House #4

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Event Date(s): Thu, 07/24/2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Braack to present

The fourth of six in the Civil War Event Series to commemorate the the fourth year of the Civil War sesquicentennial.  Each of the six events will highlight a different aspect of the Civil War, this one being "Prisons of the Civil War".  Guest Speaker will be Craig Braack, who has held the position of Allegany County Historian and County Records Management Officer since 1985. He served in the United States Navy and is a graduate of the State University of New York in Geneseo.

For more information on this event please visit http://www.cattco.org/museum

This event will be held at:

The Stone House
9824 Rt. 16
Machias, NY 14101
United States
42° 23' 29.5908" N, 78° 35' 50.3052" W
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