“The Vote from Somerset that Ended Slavery” presented by Margaret Hostetler, Pres. Springs Historical Society – Cong. Alexander Coffroth’s Pivotal ‘Aye’ that passed the 13th Amendment. Includes clips from the Spielburg movie “Lincoln”.
Free & open to the public. Sponsored by the Springs Historical Society. 1711 Springs Rd., Springs, PA – 814-442-4594 www.springspa.org & Facebook
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