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Local History - Wright House B&B

Date: 
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Learn about the fascinating history of Springboro, its founder Jonathan Wright, the Quakers, and the Underground Railroad 

 

Springboro Branch

September 9 at 7:00 p.m.

Program is free and open to all ages.  Seating is on a first come basis.

 

Join the current owner of the Wright House Bed and Breakfast, Sterling Gardner, as he discusses the history of Springboro and Jonathan Wright.  The Jonathan Wright House was built for the founder of Springboro in 1815 and is the oldest home in Springboro.  The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a documented Underground Railroad site with one of the most authentic slave hiding places in the state of Ohio.

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