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War of 1812 Captain Lawrence

October 9, 2013 @ 7:00 pm 8:30 pm EDT

photo of Captain of James Lawrence

Lawrence County Historical Society Historian Chuck King will present the program

  • Includes war artifacts
  • Learn about naval heroes Oliver Hazard Perry & James Lawrence
  • Discover why Lawrence County was named after James Lawrence
  • Presentation of a commissioned painting of Capt. Lawrence to the Society
  • New Castle News coverage


October 9, 2013
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm EDT
FREE – Open to the Public
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Lawrence County Historical Society
408 North Jefferson Street
New Castle, PA 16101 United States
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