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Villlage Cemetery, Concord St. Peterborough, NH

October 2020

Village Cemetery Tour: Women’s Lives in the 19th Century

October 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Village Cemetery

Peterborough’s Village Cemetery is a Victorian era cemetery that documents the lives of Peterborough townspeople from the 1830s to the early 1900s. On this women’s history themed tour, we will examine women’s lives during the Victorian period. As we explore the graveyard, guests will learn about women’s roles during this time and hear the stories of wives, mothers, workers and even an abolitionist. Among the women we will ‘meet’ on the tour are Fanny Smith, a local abolitionist, Elmira and…

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