Philemon Wright and his Town

The Historical Society of Ottawa presents live and in person, on Wednesday, 14 September at 1 pm in the Ottawa Public Library, Main Branch Auditorium.

Philemon Wright and his Town, by Rick Henderson.

Wright carved a settlement from the Ottawa Valley wilderness over two centuries ago. His was a saga emblematic of the beginnings of Canada’s industrial development.

Rick Henderson is author of Walking in the Footsteps of Philemon Wright, and Capital Chronicles blog; great-great-great-great-grandson of Philemon Wright

All are welcome to attend without charge.

https://www.historicalsocietyottawa.ca/activities/events/eventdetail/78/16,17,19,21/philemon-wright-and-his-town

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