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August 17, 2022

Friends of Swaledale Museum talk

Venue:
Reeth Memorial Hall, Arkengarthdale Road Reeth North Yorkshire DL11 6QT United Kingdom

Prof. William van Vugt, Calvin University, Grand Rapids, Portrait of an English Migration: North Yorkshire People in North America

 The author introduces his latest book published in 2021, which examines the long history of migration from North Yorkshire to North America. Based on diary entries and letters, the book traces the movements of several families as they move to and throughout North America, and places their stories in the broader context of migration patterns.

Copies of the new book will be available for sale on the night.

Advance booking essential.  Contact helen@swaledalemuseum.org  or call 07969 823232