OCTOBER IS NATIONAL FAMILY HISTORY MONTH (Meetings)
See the attached for a listing of activities throughout the month of October to celebrate Family History Month. Activities are being sponsored by the Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society and The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.
Abandoned Tracks: The Underground Railroad in Washington County (Meetings)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
South Wing Reading Room, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Dr. W. Thomas Mainwaring, chair of the history department at Washington and Jefferson College, will talk about his new book, Abandoned Tracks: The Underground Railroad in Washington County. The book discusses Washington County's role in the Underground Railroad in the context of national events.