Oct 30, 2010

Native Americans focus of two November lectures

(Lancaster Online) William Penn had a grand vision for peaceful interaction between European settlers and the indigenous natives of Pennsylvania.
It didn't really work out that way. ... A panel of local Native Americans and researchers will present "Native Americans of Lancaster County" at Lititz Moravian Church, 8 Church Square, Lititz, at 7 p.m. Monday.
And, at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 22, author John Ruth will describe Penn's "Dream & Disappointment" at Weaverland Mennonite Church, 210 Weaverland Valley Road, East Earl. Continued

Image: William Penn's Treaty with the Indians by Benjamin West.