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“The Ridley/Fox The Shooting and Aftermath: An American Tragedy

Event Date:
Sunday February 23, 2020
Event Time:
3:00 PM
La Mott Community Center
7420 Sycamore Avenue
La Mott PA 19027

Citizens for the Restoration of Historical La Mott (CROHL) Invite you to come and hear

 The Ridley/Fox Shooting and Aftermath: An American Tragedy will be presented by Dr.Thomas Wieckowski, author, historian and educator. This unfortunate incident at Camp William Penn not only resulted in the death of a local resident, but altered the life of Private Ridley and affected the lives of the Fox family for generations. This presentation will review current research on the circumstances of the shooting and the devastating impact on Ridley and the extended Fox family of LaMott. Kerry Bryan will be in attendance as Lucretia Mott. This is a free event.

Joe Becton, Antoine Watts and Crystal Kemp, musicians and USCT re-enactors, will bring Civil War era music


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