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Living History Saturday: Reconstruction

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This Living History Saturday highlights the cultural, social, and political changes in York County during the Reconstruction Era.
Activities will include:

  • Historic hearth cooking with recipes from What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Old Southern Cooking (one of the earliest cookbooks published by an African-American woman, 1881) and Mrs. Hill’s New Cook Book (1867)
  •  Quilting demonstration—make-and-take activity
  • Federal Army camp life
  • Interpretation of the “Liberty and Resistance” exhibit in the Brattonsville Store

Living History Saturday: Reconstruction is included in Historic Brattonsville’s general admission for Saturday March 4.



March 4
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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