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Chickering House–Dedham’s Temporary Home for Women and Children 1864-1969
January 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Andrea Gilmore, architectural historian and preservationist, reminds us just how much there is to learn about our own local history as she explores the history of the Chickering House. For more than one hundred years, this house served as a shelter and transitional home for women who had been discharged from prison. Free for members; $5 for non-members.