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Public History and… Lectures?

I’m very glad that I stumbled across the Peterborough Historical Society’s lecture series, and the topic could not have been more intriguing. Dale Standen, a Trent University emeritus professor, shared his recent research on Peterborough’s handling of communicable disease to a packed room. Touching on the heritage of Peterborough AND a brief history of epidemics in one night? You bet I was there!