Local History (Colonial Chester County)
Follow the development inland from Pottsgrove to the Schuylkill with a focus on the area around present-day West Chester. What type of structures did these settlers build? Learn about their meeting houses, mills, early roads, taverns, and iron works. Also, learn about the people who built them. What happened to the Lenape? What was the Turks Head? Did the French & Indian War impact Chester County? Did you know Abraham Lincoln had Chester County roots? The course concludes with the Revolution coming to Chester County.
|Dates:||September 17 - October 15, 2019|
|Number of Sessions:||5|
|Meets:||Tu : 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM|
Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.