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Talking History: “The Blackstone Canal: Artery of the Commonwealth”

Publick House signage during the fall

About

Come and visit Publick House where  Tom Kelleher, currently Historian and Curator of Mechanical Arts at Old Sturbridge Village, will discuss the transportation revolution that transformed the landscape, economy, and everyday lives of early 19th century New Englanders, as embodied by the Blackstone Canal. Though short-lived, this Canal permanently changed central Massachusetts. This program is presented by the Sturbridge Historical Society.

Details

Date:
December 1
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Sturbridge Historical Society
Email:
sgibquig@gmail.com

Venue

Publick House
277 Main Street
Sturbridge,01566
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