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George Thacher's Letters: A Maine Legacy, with Historian and Editor William diGiacomantonio

George Thacher's Letters: A Maine Legacy, with Historian and Editor William diGiacomantonio

Jun 12, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Second Parish Congregational Church, 19 Crescent Street, Biddeford.

Who was Biddeford's George Thatcher? He was a political influencer, Harvard graduate, judge, open-minded thinker, devoted husband, and delegate to Maine's Constitutional Convention! We welcome William diGiacomantonio, Chief Historian at the Capitol Historical Society and editor of The Insurgent Delegate: Selected Letters and other Writings of George Thatcher, as he presents a fascinating look into one of Biddeford's most important political and cultural figures. Reception with light refreshments at 6 p.m. in the church foyer, with the presentation following at 7 p.m.