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February 12, 2018: “Between Slavery and Freedom: Free People of Color in America From Settlement to the Civil War”

  On Monday, February 12, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., the Abigail Adams Historical Society hosts a presentation by historian Julie Winch on her book Between Slavery and Freedom: Free People of Color in America from Settlement to the Civil War at the Tufts library, 46 Broad St., Weymouth, Mass. Professor Winch teaches history at UMass Boston and is the author […]

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March 10, 2018: “Betsy Ross and the Making of America” Professor Marla Miller

Abigail Adams Historical Society and Hingham Public Library Present Betsy Ross and the Making of America Abigail Adams Historical Society (AAHS), stewards of the Abigail Adams Birthplace, and the Hingham Public Library commemorate Women’s History Month by presenting a talk by historian Marla Miller on her book, Betsy Ross and the Making of America on […]

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January 18, 2018 : Member Reception 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Please join us for our Members Reception at the Abigail Adams Birthplace on Thursday night, January 18, 2018 as we kick off our new year of programming. Members only.  

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February 12, 2018: “Between Slavery and Freedom: Free People of Color in America From Settlement to the Civil War”

  On Monday, February 12, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., the Abigail Adams Historical Society hosts a presentation by historian Julie Winch on her book Between Slavery and Freedom: Free People of Color in America from Settlement to the Civil War at the Tufts library, 46 Broad St., Weymouth, Mass. Professor Winch teaches history at UMass Boston and is the author […]

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November 4, 2017: Behind the Scenes tours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

                                                                                               AAHS Birthplace Laying                               […]

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November 12, 2017: Open Hours at the Birthplace

Please join us for open hours and to celebrate Abigail Adams 273rd birthday! Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The last tour begins at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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October 15, 2017 Open Hours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

Please join us for open hours. Visits are by guided tour only between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m., with tours given on the hour and half hour. The last tour begins at 3:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.

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November 4, 2017: Behind the Scenes tours at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

AAHS Birthplace Laying Chimney Foundation 1950 The Abigail Adams Historical Society (AAHS), stewards of the Abigail Adams Birthplace, presents Behind the Scenes at the Abigail Adams Birthplace: A Tour with Preservation Carpenter Walter Beebe-Center on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The tour will be offered twice, from 10:00 a.m. to noon and from 2:00 p.m. to […]

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September 10, 2017 Open Hours and Cider Pressing at the Abigail Adams Birthplace

Abigail Adams Historical Society Presents An Apple Cider Pressing Demonstration September 10, 2017   On Sunday, September 10, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., the Abigail Adams Birthplace will be open for tours and an apple cider pressing demonstration. An important seasonal activity in colonial times, cider pressing produced one of the most common beverages drunk […]

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October 3, 2017; 7PM: Abigail Adams Smith and the Evolution of Breast Cancer Treatment from Colonial America to Today

Abigail Adams Historical Society Partners with Thomas Crane Public Library and South Shore Hospital to Present Abigail Adams Smith and the Evolution of Breast Cancer Treatment from Colonial America to Today Tuesday, October 3, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the Community Meeting Room, Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington St., Quincy. Abigail and John […]

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