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Tombstone Rubbings Teaching Seminar Set in Volney

On September 20, the Volney History Center will host a teaching seminar on headstone rubbings from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Volney Town Hall on Route 6, Volney Center.

The missing headstone of 13-year-old Rebecca Bartlett
The missing headstone of 13-year-old Rebecca Bartlett

Carrie Butler and daughters, JoAnn and Peg, will give a presentation on how to read headstone illegible wordings.

Ken Sweet will give a brief history of tombstone carvings and art.

There will be light refreshments.

This event is free and the public is invited.

For more information or questions please contact Florence McDougal, 593-2293 or email [email protected]