The Clinton County Historical Association (CCHA) will host a presentation by Vincent Puliafico on the Treaty of Ghent on Monday, December 1st at 7 pm. Using John Quincy Adams diary and other sources, Puliafico impersonates John Adams, giving a chronological presentation on the Treaty of Ghent negotiations.
The presentation emphasizes how the news of the Battle of Plattsburgh arrived and affected the mood at the peace table discussions. Other questions answered include, who won the War of 1812 and what was gained?
The program will be held at the Clinton County Historical Association Museum, located at 98 Ohio Avenue, Plattsburgh, New York.
CCHA’s Monday Night Lecture Series is held on the first Monday of each month and is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. This program is funded in part by Clinton County.
The Museum is open Wednesday through Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm. For more information, visit www.clintoncountyhistorical.org or call (518) 561-0340. Museum admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, and $2 for students. Members enjoy free admission.