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Living History at Wheatland

July 4, 2015 @ 12:00 pm4:00 pm

$10

In the summer of 1865, Mr. James Buchanan is 74 years old, healthy, and still finds the time to comment on national politics. During your visit to Wheatland on July 4, Buchanan’s younger brother, the Reverend Edward Y. Buchanan, will be visiting with his wife and daughter, Annie. You will discover Buchanan’s excitement about the proofs for his new book. Later witness both Buchanan brothers debate President Johnson’s troubles and discuss what the future holds for former Vice President Breckinridge, now displaced in Cuba.

“A Visit from Uncle Ed” will take place from 12pm to 4pm (with the last tour at 3pm). Standard history tours available at 10am and 11am. Please arrive at the main building, LancasterHistory.org, 230 N President Avenue, to check in at least 15 minutes before your tour begins. Reservations can be made online by clicking the link below or over the phone by calling 717-392-4633. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled tour to allow time for checking in.

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Details

Date:
July 4, 2015
Time:

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Event Categories:
Family Fun, History
Website:
www.lancasterhistory.org/events

Organizer

LancasterHistory.org
Phone:
717-392-4633
Website:
www.lancasterhistory.org

Venue

LancasterHistory.org

230 North President Avenue

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States

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Phone:
(717) 392-4633
Website:
lancasterhistory.org/