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Chickering House–Dedham’s Temporary Home for Women and Children 1864-1969
January 22, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Andrea Gilmore, architectural historian and preservationist, reminds us just how much there is to learn about our local history as she explores the story of the Chickering House. For more than one hundred years, the house served as a shelter and transitional home for women who had been discharged from prison. Free for members; $5 for non-members.