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August 5, 2021 - 4:48pm

HLOM Guest Speaker Series: Derek Maxfield

posted by Howard B. Owens in glom, batavia, history.

The Holland Land Office Museum is proud to announce the next edition of its Guest Speaker Series. Join us on Wednesday, August 18th at 7 pm at the museum as we welcome local history professor and author Derek Maxfield. Mr. Maxfield will be discussing his book on the Elmira Civil War prisoner camp that was nicknamed "Hellmira" due to its deplorable conditions. Copies of his book will be available for sale and there will be an opportunity for the author to sign any copies. Admission is $3 per person or $2 for museum members. If you plan on attending please contact the museum at 585-343-4727. The presentation will also be available via Zoom. Please visit the museum’s Facebook page or website at www.hollandlandoffice.com for the Zoom link.

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm


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