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Sunday October 9th

Ted Reinstein

BEFORE BROOKLYN 

The Unsung Heroes Who Helped Break Baseball's

Color Barrier

Doos open at 1:00PM

Presentation starts at 1:15PM

When: Second Sunday of the Month, 1:15pm

Who: Local Historians

What: 60-90 minute presentations on a wide range of historical topics from the Revolutionary War to Franklin-born major league baseball player, Eddie Grant

Where: Main Room          Franklin Historical Museum

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Sponsored by the Friends of Franklin Historical Museum

Second Sunday Speaker Series 2022

Every year the Franklin Historical Museum plays host to a series of twelve speakers. The Franklin Historical Commission, in partnership with the Friends of the Franklin Historical Museum, is happy to announce the Second Sunday Speaker Series for 2022.

January 9 - Dennis Sardella

Byzantine and Russian Icons

February 13 - Jeff Roy

Love Letters to Presidents

March 13 - Chris Woolf

Bumbling through the Hindu Kush

April 10 - Spirits of Fashion

The Swinging Sixties

May 8 - Historic New England

New England Stone Walls

June 12 - Alan Earls

Franklin Fire Department 150 Years

July 10 - Alan Earls

Edward W. Brooke

August 14 - Wolfgang Bauer

FIRESTORM: A childhood amidst the ruins of war

September 11 - Maureen Taylor - The photo detective

Buns, Beards, Bodices and Bustles

October 9 - Ted Reinstein

Before Brooklyn

November 10 - Dennis Sardella

Byzantine and Russian Icons

December TBA