Sheffield: Historical Society to present talk on local Native Americans

Friday March 29, 2013

The Sheffield Historical Society will present Rene Wendell, conservation ranger at Bartholomew’s Cobble, who will talk about Native Americans in South County at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 12, in Dewey Hall, Route 7 on the Village Green.

Wendell will give a Power Point presentation, beginning with prehistoric evidence of Native American life, then will go on to discuss the first contacts of White settlers with the Mohican tribe in South County.

He will also display native artifacts from his personal collection.

Programs at the Sheffield Historical Society are free and open to the public. Information: (413) 229-2694.


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