Haunted History of New England -- Rescheduled
Updated 11/13/12: This is the program that was originally scheduled for 10/28/12 and that was canceled due to the storm.
The presentation melds historical fact with legend and myth to produce an interesting and fascinating new look at events that really happened and the stories of haunting that followed them. Presented by Christopher Daley, the one hour slide presentation includes video footage.
The topics addressed include Mercy Brown "The Vampire" of Exeter Rhode Island, The Cursed Freetown State Forest, The Haunted Hoosac Tunnel in Western Massachusetts, The Ghosts of the Lizzie Borden House in Fall River Massachusetts, The Ghosts of King Philip's War: Nine Men's Misery, the Mount Washington Hotel in New Hampshire, Giles Corey and the Curse of Salem, Burial Hill in Plymouth Massachusetts and at the John Alden House in Duxbury Massachusetts.
Christopher Daley has served as a board member of Executives and Chairman of the Educational Outreach Program at the John Alden Historic Site in Duxbury. He has also served as the Chairman of the Pembroke Historical Commission and the President of the Pembroke Historical Society. Mr. Daley has been lecturing on historical topics throughout New England for close to 20 years and has written several articles on local history. He is currently working on a book that has its roots in "Mass Murder."