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Thomas Jefferson Coolidge: A Man Ahead of His Time

Saturday, June 23

10:00 a.m.

Image courtesy of Historic New England.

 

The Cape Ann Museum and Historic New England invite you to join Bill Cross, Cape Ann Museum Board Member and Manchester historian, for an illustrated lecture on a 19th century industrialist whose vision and generosity shape Manchester and New England to this day. Learn about the history of Coolidge’s “wild promontory,” which he shaped into one of the most beautiful places in Massachusetts. Following the lecture, enjoy a visit to the grounds of Historic New England's most recent acquisition; light refreshments provided.

Program will be held on Coolidge Point at The Thomas Jefferson Memorial, 9 Coolidge Point, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA 01944. Detailed parking instructions will be emailed upon registration.

Cost is $15 for CAM members; $20 non-members. Space is limited, registration required. Signup online at Eventbrite. For more information or to purchase tickets by phone, please call (978) 283-0455 x10 during regular business hours.

 

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