First Speaker Announced

downloadOur first speaker announced for the 2016 CHS Lecture Series is Jim Farfaglia.  Jim will be speaking about his book Voices in the Storm, Stories from the Blizzard of ’66 50 years after this epic weather event.  Mr. Farfagila is an accomplished author and presenter with several publications to his credit, including a personal favorite, Of the Earth: Stories From Oswego County’s Muck Farms.

His presentation will be held June 23rd, 7:00pm, at St. James Church.  The event is free to the community.

Work has also begun to archive the last two volumes of Anne Hopkins’ postcard card collection.  The remaining volumes focus on Cleveland and will be available purchase in the beginning of July.  Below are a couple of cards that will be included in publication.

Postcard 1-1396, O&W Depot
Postcard 1-1396, O&W Depot
Postcard 1-1480 - Orson Morenus bidding farewell to World War I inductees: Willard Marshall, Frank Ford, Frank Schmidt, Roscoe Bonneau and John Schmidt
Postcard 1-1480 – Orson Morenus bidding farewell to World War I inductees: Willard Marshall, Frank Ford, Frank Schmidt, Roscoe Bonneau and John Schmidt

 

 

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