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Dr. John Gallucci – The Castorland Journal

A must-see special presentation and discussion with Dr. John Gallucci, the translator and editor of “The Castorland Journal.” Come hear about the earliest days of the Castorland Community (1793 – 1797), where French explorers Simon Desjardins and Pierre Pharoux first attempted to establish a settlement for refugees displaced by the French Revolution on land on the east side of Black River that a group of Parisian businessmen had purchased from William Constable.


July 28th, 2022


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Lowville High School Auditorium
7668 N. State St., Lowville, NY


Tug Hill Commission
(315) 785-2380

The NYS Tug Hill Commission is a small, non-regulatory state agency charged with “helping local governments and citizens shape the future of the Tug Hill region.” The Tug Hill region includes 41 towns and 18 villages in portions of Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida and Oswego counties.

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