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Keturah Manchester’s Civil War: The Women & Correspondence of Manchester Farm”

Saturday, February 9, at 11:00 AM

Where: Senator John Heinz History Center

Presented by: Meghen Reed

This story is based on research Meghan has done while at Meadowcroft working with Curator Bonnie Reese.¬† She was involved in the archiving and transcribing of letters and documents in a collection preserved¬† by the Manchester’s .

This is an opportunity to hear about the concerns of Northern women during a raging Civil War, but also a chance to talk with a historian regarding the challenges and the joy in handling and interpreting primary sources!

If anyone is interested contact Sandra L. Baker  412-454-6412 or slbaker@heinzhistorycenter.org