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Nathan Denison House Open Weekend

September 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$5
The Luzerne County Historical Society announces that the Nathan Denison House (one of the oldest houses in the Wyoming Valley) will be open on Sunday, September 11, from 1 to 4 p.m. at 35 Denison Street in Forty Fort, PA. Admission is also free for LCHS members; $5 for non-member adults and $3 for non-member children. For more information, email info@luzernehistory.org or call 570-823-6244.
 
Nathan Denison (1740-1809) was one of the first forty shareholders in the Susquehanna Company to settle five new towns in the Wyoming Valley in February 1769. Denison became a popular leader of the pioneer settlers from Connecticut. He served as a Justice of the Peace and colonel of the local militia, distinguishing himself in the ill-fated Battle of Wyoming in 1778.

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Date:
September 11
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$5
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Organizer

Luzerne County Historical Society
Phone:
5708236244
Email:
reservations@luzernehistory.org
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Venue

Nathan Denison House
35 Denison Street
Forty Fort, PA 18704 United States
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Phone:
570-823-6244