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Sanctified Sisters of Colesville at Commonwealth Farm presented by Montgomery History – Virtual Women’s History Month Program w/ Julianne Mangin

March 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free
  • In this lecture on 3/12 at 2pm, you’ll learn how these savvy businesswomen ran an inn and restaurant that was a popular country retreat for Washingtonians. How did they end up in Montgomery County, and why was their presence forgotten? It’s a fascinating story of women determined to control their own spiritual and economic destinies. Julianne Mangin is a family history researcher, blogger, and former librarian and web developer at the Library of Congress, based in Silver Spring. LOG IN AT: https://mcpl.events/commonwealth-farm

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  • Details

    Date:
    March 12
    Time:
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost:
    Free
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    Website:
    https://mcpl.events/commonwealth-farm

    Organizer

    Montgomery County Public Libraries
    Phone:
    240-777-0001
    Email:
    askalibrarian@montgomerycountymd.gov
    View Organizer Website
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