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Shrewsbury: Shrewsbury Historical Society hosts ‘Sacco and Vanzetti Revisited’ lecture
January 22, 2014
Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Historical Society presents “Sacco and Vanzetti Revisited,” by speaker Christopher Daley, Wednesday, Jan. 22, at 7 p.m., at the Society, 17 Church Rd.
This one-hour slide lecture chronicles the saga of Niccola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti. The story begins with robberies in Bridgewater and Braintree and continues with the famous trial at Dedham, attempts for a retrial, demonstrations, and their execution.
Daley has lectured on historical topics throughout New England for 20 years. A resident of Wareham, he is currently a history teacher in the Silver Lake Regional School System in Kingston.