1728: The Year of Fear From Oley to the Tulpehocken

Learn how the peaceful relations between William Penn and the Native People were threatened by an armed skirmish between settlers and the “strange Indians” near the Manatawny Creek, the killing of three peaceful Lenape in the Cacossing area, and Sassoonan’s protest against the Tulpehocken Settlement. Presented by Barry Miller.

Snow Date: January 18

No Tickets Required. All Second Saturday programs are “pay at the door.” $5.00 members, $8.00 non-members. Light Refreshments served at 9:30AM.

Off street parking available at 160 Spring Street, Reading.

All programs subject to change.

Berks History Center is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission

Date: 

Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 10:00am

Location

Berks History Center
940 Centre Ave
19601 Reading , PA
Phone: (610) 375-4375
Pennsylvania US

Website: 

http://www.berkshistory.org/event/1728-the-year-of-fear-from-oley-to-the-tulpehocken/