Mr. Garfield Goes to Bryan

Celebrate the “Highest Office in the Land” at the Local History and Genealogy Center in February.  On Thursday, February 15 at 6:30 pm Local History Assistant Denver Henderson will present “Mr. Garfield Goes to Bryan”, detailing the connections between our 20th president and Williams County. From his uncle Amos Letcher, the canal boat captain and Bryan resident, to A.M. Pratt’s hosting Garfield as a guest, James Garfield’s connections to this county are varied and extend well beyond his time in office. This program will be held in the Harmon Room, and refreshments will be provided.The Local History and Genealogy Center is located at 107 East High Street. For more information, please contact Jane or Denver at 419-636-6734 ext. 275.

Bryan, West Annex - Local History Center