Watch this video about Sarah Josepha Hale, author of Mary Had a Little Lamb, editor of Godey’s Lady’s Book, and the “mother of Thanksgiving” as a Federal holiday. Sarah is portrayed by Dr. Darla Shaw, creator of our Change Agents: Ridgefield Women to be Remembered series.
Happy Thanksgiving 2021! Sarah Hale, the “Mother of Thanksgiving”
Welcome our new Executive Assistant to the team!
This fall Witness Stones will commemorate the lives of Dinah and Peter, two enslaved inhabitants of the Scott House.
One person’s trash may be a historian’s treasure.
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