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Coming up this season

With much of the area recovering from the series of storms and extended power outages, Our American History made it’s return. We had a small gathering at the library for local author Deborah Rafferty Oswald on March 10 where she…

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The Return of Our American History

Our American History is back for 2018! Join us for our first session on Saturday March 10 as we welcome local author Deborah Rafferty Oswald. We’ll also be announcing a few exciting things in the next couple of weeks…museum open…

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The year is winding down

The final Our American History program of the year is this coming Saturday, December 9th, at 10:00AM at the PV Library. Our Holiday Boutique will also be open this weekend. Stop by and pick up a few gifts for your…

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It’s holiday boutique time!

It’s that time of the year again – our annual holiday boutique! We still have room for vendors. If you’re interested, send us an email (putnamvalleyhistory@gmail.com) or a Facebook message.    

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The Return of Our American History

We held our annual meeting at Watson’s Restaurant and Bar on the 15th, and a good time was had by all. Mike Adamovich and Cathy Hanson were welcomed as new board members. Last night was our Halloween event featuring guest…

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Annual Meeting

Our Annual Meeting is coming up on October 15th, with a new location and different time than years past…We’ll be meeting at Watson’s Restaurant and Bar at Oregon Corners for brunch from 12:00pm – 2:00pm this year instead of later…

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Bannerman Trip is Sold Out!

After stopping by the post office this morning, the Bannerman trip on September 24th is fully booked! If you are interested in being on a waiting list, send us an email with your name and best contact information.

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A Visit to West Point

On July 28th, a small group went on a tour of nearby West Point. We were fortunate enough to have gotten some pictures of the grounds… …to compare to these pictures that are about 120 years old! The first four…

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Alexander Hamilton, West Point, Bannerman Castle.

This past Thursday was the conclusion of the 2017 spring season of Our American History – and boy did we go out with a bang! It was our best attended session yet, with around 60 people in attendance. Many thanks…

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Mark your calendars (or add it to your phone)

There’s a change in our schedule for Our American History for July…instead of being held on the second Saturday (the 8th) at 10:00AM, it will be on Thursday July 13th at the Tompkins Corners Cultural Center (the former TC Methodist Church)…

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