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“Harmony or Dissonance” Historic Lecture at Old Economy Village

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Old Economy Village in Ambridge will have an historic lecture in the classroom of the Visitor Center on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:00 p.m. Sandy Smailer will talk on “Harmony or Dissonance”. What became of the Harmonist town in Indiana after it was sold and who was the man who purchased it? Was he a true visionary or just a wild-eyed dreamer? Find out more about Robert Owen and his legacy.
Sandy Smailer is a retired Medical Technologist and has been an active volunteer at Old Economy Village since 2009, where she conducts tours and demonstrates silk reeling. This program is free of charge. If you have any questions please contact David Miller at or (724) 266-4500 x 110.
Historic Lecture at Old Economy Village
Wednesday, September 14 at 7:00 p.m. at Visitor Center 270 Sixteenth Street, Ambridge
Contact David Miller or (724) 266-4500 x 110
Old Economy Village is a gemstone site of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Old Economy Village preserves and presents the life, thought, and material culture of the Harmony Society, a highly successful and entrepreneurial 19th century religious community. Old Economy Village is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and is actively supported by the Friends of Old Economy Village which is a non-profit community-based organization. It is part of Ambridge’s Economy National Historic Landmark and is among the region’s most important historic sites.
Courtesy Old Economy Village.


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