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Burke Historical Society Presents: Rescue of Mount Vernon

Burke Historical Society Lecture Series. Mary Lipsey will speak on how George Washington's estate fell into disrepair and how the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association mobilized to save it. …

Date:
Sunday, Dec 18, 2022
Time:
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2, Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2
Categories:
History/Culture Presentation\Performance

Burke Historical Society Presents: The Enchanted Suitcase: A Window Onto My German Father’s World War II Life

Burke Historical Society Lecture Series Helga Warren will speak on her newly published book, inspired by stumbling upon her German father’s memoirs of World War II—a striking account of his journey…

Date:
Sunday, Feb 26, 2023
Time:
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2, Pohick Meeting Room 1, Pohick Meeting Room 2
Categories:
Presentation\Performance

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