HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS “SACCO-VANZETTI REVISITED”
Peabody Historical Society will present a lecture “Sacco-Vanzetti Revisited” on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm at the Smith Barn, 38 Felton Street, Peabody. Historian and Educator Christopher Daley chronicles the saga of two immigrant Italian anarchists, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, with a slide show. Their famous trial at Dedham, MA and their years of attemptoing to get a new trial are recounted, including the worldwide protests and demonstrations that grew from their case.
Society members free; non-members $5. Questions 978-531-0805.
FEATURED EXHIBITIONS - Exhibit hours Tuesday - Friday 10 am to 3 pm, first and third Sundays of each month 12-3 pm. Free to the public.
In the Osborn-Salata House
33 Washington St., Peabody
Peabody and War: Selected Artifacts from our Military Collection
Selected artifacts from1776 to Desert Storm give a sample of military documents, recruiting posters and memorials pertaining to the soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines of the Peabody area.
In the Foster House
35 Washington St., Peabody
Leisure Through the Seasons
Choice items from our collection on pasttimes, diversions and sports for each season.
All Events will be held in the Smith Barn unless noted otherwise
February 14, 2016 (Sunday) 2:00 pm
Christopher Daley, Educator/Historian
March 13, 2016 (Sunday) 2:00 pm
Harry S. Truman: Post World War II
Dick St. Pierre, Historian
April 10, 2016 (Sunday) 2:00 pm
Appraisal charge: $5.00 per item or 3 items for $10.00
May 18, 2016 (Wednesday) 6:30 pm
Annual Membership Meeting
Details to be announced
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