3 Oct 2018

October Monthly Lecture: He had come to stay: The Life of Ned Spangler

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Please join Dr. Mudd House docent Bob Bowser on Saturday, October 20, as he interprets the story of convicted conspirator Ned Spangler. The talk will discuss the controversies of Ned' arrest and conviction, the bond formed between Spangler and Mudd in prison, and Spangler's time spent living and working on the Mudd farm. The talk will also discuss some of the Ned Spangler artifacts on display at the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House museum.The talk will conclude with a "field trip" to Ned Spangler's grave at the Old St. Peter's Church cemetery approximately 1 mile from the Mudd House.

All of our talks are free to the public and will begin at 1 pm in the Exhibit Building. Seating is limited, so please come early!

The Mudd House Museum is open from 11 am to 4 pm for guided tours. Tours of the House are $7 for adults, $2 for children aged 6-11, and children 5 and under are free.