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  1. Garrett Hill PA July 4th Parades, 1966, 1970, 1971

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    8mm home movies showing scenes from the annual Garrett Hill July 4th Parade, Radnor Township, PA, in the years 1966, 1970 and 1971.

  2. Cardy Crawford Reads David Sedaris

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    Cardy Crawford reads two of David Sedaris's Christmas stories, "Dinah, the Christmas Whore" and "Six or Eight Black Men" for the Radnor Historical Society's annual Christmas…

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    • Overbrook to Paoli: Train Stations of the Main Line

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      Radnor Historical Society Board Member Greg Prichard presents the history and architecture of these storied Main Line train stations, as well as the successes of recent preservation efforts.

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      • Reconstructing Williamsburg for a Second Time: Using Digital Technologies to Re-envision an 18th Century Town

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        Lisa Fischer, Director of the Digital History Center of The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, explained how digital technologies are being employed to learn about and study the past. From the development…

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        • Sally Bedell Smith: "Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch"

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          Sally Bedell Smith draws on extensive research and interviews to portray Elizabeth II as both a monarch and a lively individual with a sense of humor. On the throne since she was twenty-five, the…

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          • Foul Bodies: Cleanliness in Early America

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            Dr. Kathleen M. Brown talks about this unusual cultural history that traces attitudes towards dirt through the mid-nineteenth century, demonstrating that cleanliness, and the lack thereof, had moral,…

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            • Dedication of UGRR Marker for Riverview Farm

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              October 25, 2010 ceremony dedicating a National Park Service Underground Railroad sign at Riverview Farm, now part of Arlington Cemetery in Drexel Hill, PA. This was the birthplace of UGRR stationmaster…

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              • From Out the Fiery Furnace

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                A one-act play, written and directed by Christine Emmert, which features stories of life in the 19th century at Hopewell Village. The National Park play demonstrates how a woman's life and love…

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                • Judy Marti: A Banjo-Pickin' Girl

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                  Judy Marti performs in the old banjo style of National Heritage Fellow Ola Belle Campbell Reed.

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                  • Bennett Hill reads Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. 2009

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                    Bennett Hill takes the Radnor Historical Society back to Dickens' era with this heartwarming ghost story. Read at the Society's headquarters, the Finley House, in Wayne, PA, on 12/27/09.

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                    • Cardy Crawford reads "A Christmas Memory"

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                      Date: December 28, 2008 Cardy Crawford, retired Radnor teacher, author, and RHS Board member, reads Truman Capote’s "A Christmas Memory," the classic memoir of Capote’s childhood…

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                      • Wootton Mansion

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                        Sister Jane Rearden shares the history of this 50-room neo-Tudor Mansion, which was completed by George W. Childs in 1881. Annie Robinson reviews the architectural history of this and other Peabody…

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