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Do Not Miss This September 15 Dinner!

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Join us for an evening of entertainment and friendship at the 10th Annual Member & Friend’s dinner. We honor and thank Elizabeth Hoover DiRisio for her dedication to preserving our history and making it more accessible to the public. There is a social hour, wonderful food, and an inspiring program. All this for only $25 per person. DECIDE SOON – ticket purchase deadline is September 8. More details here.


NEW BOOK

In Hot Pursuit: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad in Lawrence County, PA

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Coauthors, Susan Urbanek Linville and Elizabeth Hoover DiRisio, include stories about abolitionists and conductors who operated in Lawrence County during the years preceding the Civil War. In Hot Pursuit also highlights the Free-Black community, the importance of area ministers in rebuking slavery, and the county’s national participation in the fight against slavery.

Paperback: 200 pages
Publisher: Pokeberry Press; 1 edition (July 1, 2016)
Language: English
Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.5 x 10 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds

Price: ONLY $23.99 – includes FREE USA Shipping


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RENT THE MANSION FOR YOUR SPECIAL EVENT
photo of dining roomHaving a Special Event? Did you know you can rent the Historical Society Mansion! Members of the Society receive a discount. Our historic mansion is available for a variety of special events (showers, parties, small weddings, etc) or for picture-taking. Contact us for rental information. Take an online photo tour of our museum to experience the beauty and elegance of this 1905 Colonial Revival building and the period furnishing throughout.

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Help support our nonprofit society and nonprofit volunteerism. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. You are invited to make a donation in any amount you choose. Any and all support is welcomed and always appreciated. 100% of every donation is used to help support our volunteer organization. Lawrence County Historical Society is a tax exempt, charitable 501(c)(3) organization.




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