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How The Frederick Douglass Daguerreotype Came To CCHS

How was it that a gift made from one freedom fighter to another, was gifted again, so that Frederick Douglass’ daguerreotype came to reside in the very building where he spoke on two occasions?

Tuesdays at Two: Ceramics


Location: Chester County Historical Society, 225 N. High St., West Chester, PA 19380
Date: Tuesday, May 15
Time: 2 to 4 p.m.
Cost: $10 CCHS members, $15 non-members

Genealogy Lecture Series: Coming to America

This three-lecture series on immigration and naturalization research will inspire genealogists and provide them with valuable research strategies. After an introductory lecture, the second and third sessions focus on German and Irish immigrant records. 

Passport to South Asia April 18

A lecture, traditional music and light fare will be part of this a family-friendly glimpse into the South Asian subcontinent. Galleries will remain open for tours.