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The Flame Fighters of Morristown
Sunday, February 2, 1:30pm

Join Dr. Robert J. Fredericks, local historian, for a presentation on The Flame Fighters of Morristown, his definitive book on the history of the Morristown Fire Department. Book signing to follow. Pre-registration required by January 29. Please call 973-267-3465 or email MCHSacornhall@gmail.com

$10 per adult, $9 seniors, $7 students

2nd Sunday: Conservation and Care of Lace Window Treatments
Sunday, February 9, 1:30pm

MCHS Curatorial Assistant Noel Grabow discusses the process, procedures, and important considerations involved in conserving an historic textile.

Free with museum admission.

Extra 1104 Train  Wreck
Sunday, February 23, 1:30pm

Join John W. General, Documentary Filmmaker and Associate Producer at CNN Business, as he discusses his film Extra 1104, The Story of the Rockport Train Wreck (2016). Featured at the Newark International Film Festival, Jersey Shore Film Festival, and Chautauqua International Film Festival, the documentary highlights the tragic, yet little-known disaster that rocked a small NJ town. Pre-registration required by February 19. Please call 973-267-3465 or email MCHSacornhall@gmail.com

$10 per adult, $9 seniors, $7 students

2nd Sunday: Historical Myths Debunked
Sunday, March 8, 1:30pm

MCHS Research Assistant Katherine Kurylko presents common misconceptions about our past from African-American affluence to the hazards of corsets.

Free with museum admission.

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