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September 2016

Exhibit Opening – Abraham Lincoln and Horace Greeley: Uncertain Allies

September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Horace Greeley House,
100 King Street
Chappaqua, NY 10514 United States
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Illustrated with contemporary prints, photographs, and newspaper excerpts, the Abraham Lincoln and Horace Greeley: Uncertain Allies exhibition traces the complicated relationship between Lincoln and Greeley, whose aims and ideals were very similar, but whose contrasting temperaments and points of view often placed them at odds. Visit the New Castle Historical Society  for the opening of this special exhibition on Friday, September 23, from 6 pm - 9 pm, at the Horace Greeley House in Chappaqua. Following the opening of the…

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Lecture by Harold Holzer, Old Abe and the Old Philosopher: The Long, Unhappy Alliance Between Horace Greeley and Abraham Lincoln

September 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chappaqua Library,
195 South Greeley Avenue
Chappaqua, NY 10514 United States
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On Sunday, September 25th, please join us at the Chappaqua Library for a special lecture, "Old Abe and the Old Philosopher: The Long, Unhappy Alliance Between Horace Greeley and Abraham Lincoln," presented by distinguished scholar Harold Holzer.  Description: From the time they first met—and failed to click—at a big 1848 River & Harbor Convention in Chicago, and as fellow Whig Congressman in Washington shortly thereafter, rising editor Horace Greeley and rising politician Abraham Lincoln “enjoyed” a rocky professional relationship that failed repeatedly to unite…

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October 2016

Party Like It’s 1966 | NCHS 50th Anniversary Gala

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Honorees Toni and Albert Hutin Please join us in celebrating our 50th Anniversary and in honoring Toni and Albert Hutin for their many contributions to the historical society. Be sure to bring your dancing shoes– because we’re going to Party Like It’s 1966! --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Please consider supporting this event by contributing to the auction or becoming a sponsor. To download a sponsorship form, please click here. For more information, please contact: Cassie Ward, Executive Director, 914-238-4666, director@newcastlehs.org, www.newcastlehs.org.

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