Friends of Swaledale Museum
Prof. William van Vugt, Calvin University, Grand Rapids, Portrait of an English Migration: North Yorkshire People in North America
The author introduces his latest book published in 2021, which examines the long history of migration from North Yorkshire to North America. Based on diary entries and letters, the book traces the movements of several families as they move to and throughout North America, and places their stories in the broader context of migration patterns.
Copies of the new book will be available for sale on the night.
Doors open 7pm for a 7.30pm start.
Advance booking essential.
Friends of the Museum £4, visitors £5. All welcome.
Reeth Memorial Hall North Yorkshire DL11 6QT
Wed 17 August