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History of Foodways in West Virginia, 1776-1860


HARRISON CO HISTORICAL SOCIETY P.O. BOX 4695 BRIDGEPORT, WV 26330 Contact: Carol Schweiker 304-842-4336 MAY 30, 2015 Authors Martha and Richard Hartley will discuss their book THE FRONTIER TABLE. Relating the stories and remembrances of early settlers in Western Virginia; what was grown and then served on frontier tables. The Harrison County Historical Society will begin this year’s lecture series, “Harrison History Speaks” with the Hartley’s, well known food historians, Saturday, May 30, 2 pm, at the Waldomore 404 W. Pike St. in Clarksburg. The Hartleys will preview their latest book of frontier recipes, and methods of fireplace cooking. Sponsored in part by The Clarksburg- Harrison Cultural Foundation. For more information: or call Carol, 304-842-4336 #######
Date: 5/30/2015
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM