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Freeport Historical Society

  • T-shirts needed for Freeport exhibit

    FREEPORT — As a way to continue its year-long 40th anniversary celebration, the Freeport Historical Society will host a summer exhibition showcasing T-shirts of the past 40 years. The exhibition, "From Rebel to de Rigueur: The 40-Year History of the T-shirt," will begin ...

  • Maritime presentation concludes discussion series

    FREEPORT — Maritime historian Robert Lloyd Webb will present 19th century ship portraiture for the conclusion of the five-month discussion series based on the painting the Tam O'Shanter.

  • Freeport Historical Society to host volunteer program

    FREEPORT — The Freeport Historical Society will host a brief discussion on the volunteer opportunities available at the organization's headquarters, Harrington House at 45 Main St., Thursday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to noon.

  • Correction

    An article in last week's edition should have said that the letters of Mrs. Colcord will be read by Beth Muldoon at a dramatic reading hosted by the Freeport Historical Society.

  • Sample 19th century sailor's food with food historian

    FREEPORT — What type of food would 19th century sailors eat on a journey from Freeport to China? How different was their food from what officers ate? What, if anything, was considered a treat? How was food stored and kept fresh before refrigeration?