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Historical Women of Atkinson – Presented by Steven Lewis ~ (Registration Requested) @ 6:30 on Thursday, 6/7/2018

SteveLewisElizabeth Smith happened to be the sister of Abigail Adams, wife of John Adams, America’s second President. Elizabeth Smith was the second wife of Parson (Stephen) Peabody of Atkinson. Mr. Peabody became the first Minister of the Congregational Church of Atkinson and also started Atkinson Academy in 1787 which became one of the first coeducational schools of its kind in 1794 at the persistence of his daughter Polly.

Steve Lewis, an Atkinson resident and History major, will reflect on the importance of the historical women of Atkinson.

*Sponsored by the Atkinson Historical Society. Free and open to the public. Registration is requested.

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