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A 200th Birthday Passes Quietly in Riverside Cemetery

OSWEGO –Two centuries ago this July an extraordinary woman named Malvina Dean entered the world on a farm in Fabius, New York. Despite her humble beginnings, Malvina went on to amass a fortune as a pioneer businesswoman, at a time when women rarely left the confines of their homes. Her final resting place at Oswego’s historic Riverside Cemetery is all that is left today to honor the memory...
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OCHS “Landmark Fundraiser Lawn Sale” August 1st

OSWEGO — The Oswego County Historical Society will host a “Landmark Fundraiser Lawn Sale” at the historic landmark Richardson-Bates House Museum at 135 E., Third St. in Oswego on Saturday, August 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Each year is carefully scheduled with monthly events of many enjoyable programs, events and fund-raisers. The main fund-raiser of the year has been the annual Silent...
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The Oswego County Historical Society presents Audrey Munson, America’s First Supermodel

The Oswego County Historical Society to Host a Women’s History Month Program on March 22 featuring the extraordinary life story of Audrey Munson, America’s First Supermodel Oswego – The Oswego County Historical Society will host a presentation entitled “Rediscovering the American Venus: The Extraordinary Life of Audrey Munson, Model & Muse” on Sunday, March 22 at 1:30 p.m. in the City Side...
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“Hannibal’s Role in the Civil War”

Lowell Newvine, Village of Hannibal and Hannibal Historical Society Historian will present a program on Monday, February 24, at 7 pm at the Hannibal Community Center.  The program will focus on Newvine’s latest book, “Hannibal’s Role in the Civil War,” and will feature men from Hannibal who answered the call to arms. Following the program, refreshments will be served and the book will be for...
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Music of the West African Kora Comes to Oswego

Sean Gaskell will give a performance and educational demonstration on the kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa.  He will feature traditional songs that are the heart and soul of the kora’s musical repertoire in addition to some of his own personal compositions. The performance will take place at the Oswego Public Library, 120 East Second St. in Oswego, NY on Wednesday, June 17th,...
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Arts Center presents Valentine Love Story, Ghost, the Musical On Stage

CNY Community Arts Center is proud to announce a love story musical opening Valentine’s Day, Friday, February 14 and running for two consecutive weekends. Ghost the Musical, runs Fridays and Saturdays, February 14, 15, 21 & 22 at 7 p.m. and Sundays February 16 & 23 at 3 p.m. at the new CNY Community Arts Center, located at 121 Cayuga St. in downtown Fulton. Adapted from the hit film by...
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