New York: The Most Southern City in the North

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September 08, 2012

1pm.

St. Paul's Church National Historic Site

Mt. Vernon

ALL

FREE

Event description: Professor Cindy Lobel of Lehman College explores the fabric of life in the nation's largest city during the Civil War, and considers why Mayor Fernando Wood called New York "the most Southern city in the North." There will also be special activities for children and a 3pm tour of the historic church and Bell Tower, as well as the cemetery, one of the nation's oldest burial yards.

Address: 897 S. Columbus Ave.
Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
Phone: 914-667-4116
Website: nps.gov/sapa

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