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April 13th 2019

The Colonel and the Community Lecture!

2:30 PM

Dobbs Ferry Public Library

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April 13th 2019

The Colonel and the Community Lecture!

Celebrate National Library Week as well as the fifteenth anniversary of the Colonel Brown Brown Bag Book Group, we will have a special lecture about our town father, Franklin Q. Brown, or Colonel Brown as he was known, and how he and his wife, Ida made their mark on Dobbs Ferry in the Gilded Age. A descendant of Colonel Brown will be a special guest. 


The speaker is Walter Schwartz, former Ardsley Historian.


The event is sponsored by The Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library, Dobbs Ferry Historical Society and The Westchester County Historical Society


Book for Sale: Westchester County: A History with a portion of the proceeds to go to the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library.

2:30 PM

Dobbs Ferry Public Library