History Programs

More virtual lectures will be planned for the fall - check back soon!
In the meantime, enjoy our past lectures using the links below.

 

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Fort Hunter Park offers a number of historical programs throughout the year. Visit our Calendar of Events for additional information!








Enjoy these links to online videos of past programs:

Pre-Colonial Pennsylvania with Carter Johnston | April 2022

https://youtu.be/GaRXWWxJKHg

Hoofprints in History, the Role of the Domestic Dairy Cow with Dr. Barbara Corson | March 2022
https://youtu.be/mOXoemWQ0ZY


The Life of John Harris, Jr. with David Biser | February 2022

https://youtu.be/D96fh-a-EJ8

Honeybees: The View From The Backyard with Dr. Claire Jantz | January 2022
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-NsDi28JqE

Virtual Programs 2021:

The "Common" Civil War Soldier with Ben Myers

https://youtu.be/xP0Q_iIWAVU

Lessons We Can Learn from PA’s African American Cemeteries and Burial Grounds with Dr. Steven Burg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzrOdcX428U

Friends of Fort Hunter Lecture: A Discussion of the French and Indian War
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L06x7or83hc

The One-Room Schoolhouse and American Society with William Murray

https://youtu.be/8-s2Fbp673o

Harrisburg Homefront In WWII with Dr. Rodney Ross
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMw7sF3b5tQ