Conway Historical Society, located in the hills of western Massachusetts, is an all volunteer organization dedicated to preserving and protecting the historical materials and cultural heritage of our corner of New England.
Tuesday, December 10
at 7:30 p.m.
the Conway Historical Society presents:
ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WALL
Thirty years ago, on November 9, 1989, the Berlin Wall came down—the guarded barrier dividing a country and, symbolically, much of the world. In their joint presentation, Conway residents Judith Wermuth-Atkinson, an author and literary scholar raised in communist Bulgaria, and Alan Greenfield, a retired senior Foreign Service Officer posted in Germany and the Soviet Union, will share their first-hand experiences of life on the other side of the Iron Curtain and offer insights on why the fall of the wall matters today. All welcome; refreshments will be served.
Civil War Diary of Henry Wilder
Leather pocket diary and calendar, 4 1/2" x 3 1/2", used by Henry Wilder in 1864 when he was stationed with Company E, 1st Massachusetts Cavalry of the Union Army. Entries by date with account lists at end.…
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