The Ticonderoga Historical Society will present its first program of
the year on Friday, July 31 at 7 p.m. at the Hancock House, 6 Moses Circle, Ticonderoga.
“One Man’s Impact: U.S. Grant and Our Memory of the Civil War” will feature
Dickenson State University Professor Frank Varney, who will discuss the manipulation of
memory and ways in which the esteemed general may have deliberately undermined the
careers of other officers, including Rosecrans, Hooker, Thomas and New York native G.K.
The program will be held outdoors and is cancelled in the event of rain. Program
attendance will be limited to 25 and reservations are required. Social distancing guidelines
will be enforced and masks are required. Reservations may be made by calling the
Hancock House at 518-585-7868 or via e-mail to: email@example.com.