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Putnam Schoolhouse Number 1 Historical Museum open

  • Ongoing: until Sunday, August 31, 2014
  • Sunday: 12:00pm
  • Where: 365 County Route 2, Putnam, NY
  • Cost: Not available
  • Age limit: Not available

PUTNAM — The Putnam Schoolhouse Number 1 Historical Museum will open for the first time this season on June 1, from Noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. The museum is a replica of a nineteenth century one-room schoolhouse and is housed in an actual former district school building. It is located next door to the Putnam United Presbyterian Church on the Lower Road at 365 County Route 2, in the Town of Putnam.
The displays in the schoolhouse include photographs of old Putnam, revolving displays of historical interest and historical and genealogical reference materials as well. A number of old schoolbooks and educational materials.
The schoolhouse plans to be open to the public from Noon to 5 p.m. each week of the summer months on Sundays and may also be seen by appointment with the Curator, the Rev. C. Irving Cummings by phone 547-8345 or email at glendale.laird@gmail.com. There is no admission charge.
The Putnam Schoolhouse Number 1 Historical Museum is owned and operated by the Putnam United Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Patricia Davies, pastor.
For information, please contact the Rev. Irving Cummings at 547-8345 or email him at glendale.laird@gmail.com.

This event was posted June 4, 2014 and last updated Sept. 16, 2014

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