Historic Northampton

Programs & Events

Programs & Events at Historic Northampton

Programs & Events

Spooky Stories Near and Far

An evening of traditional ghost
stories at Historic Northampton

Saturday, November 1st
at 7 pm

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Rona Leventhal
Northampton State Hospital
Northampton State Hospital Book Signing
Wednesday, November 5th 5 to 7 pm
at Historic Northampton

Join authors J. Michael Moore and Anna Schuleit Haber at a book signing and publication party to celebrate the publication of their book Northampton State Hospital in the Images of America series by Arcadia Press. The 135-year history of the state hospital is documented in this pictorial history featuring 200 images, many from the collection of Historic Northampton.

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Rachel Hope Cleves
Rachel Hope Cleves
Wednesday, November 12th 7:30 pm
at Neilson Browsing Room, Smith College

Rachel Hope Cleves of the University of Victoria, British Columbia will speak on her book, Charity & Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America. Charity & Sylvia is an intimate history of the extraordinary forty-four year union of Charity Bryant and Sylvia Drake who moved into their own home in Weybridge, Vermont in 1809.

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