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Roan Smothers on Longtown in Darke County

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Roan Smothers will speak on Longtown. Mr. Smothers in researching his family genealogy found that his mother’s families’ origins were from Longtown, in Darke County Ohio. Through his research, he discovered the Clemens and Alexander’s families were the first settlers of Longtown. He joined the Union Literary Institute Preservation Society (ULIPS) and is currently the President of the ULIPS and have expanded the mission of the ULIPS to save all the remaining structures of Longtown. He wrote and nominate the James and Sophia Clemens Farmstead in Darke County and the Union Literary Institute to the National Register of Historic Places and to the National Park Service’s Network to Freedom Program as an Underground Railroad.

Details

Date:
September 12
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical Society
123 W. George Street
Arcanum, OH 45304 United States
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Phone:
(937) 548-6556
Website:
http://www.arcanumhistoricalsociety.org/

Organizer

Arcanum Wayne Trail Historical Society
Phone:
(937) 548-6556
Email:
contact@arcanumhistoricalsociety.org
Website:
http://www.arcanumhistoricalsociety.org/
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