JOHNSTOWN — The Fort Plain Museum welcomes Matthew R. Costello, the actingd Director of the David M. Rubenstein National Center for White House History and the Senior Historian White House Historical Association as he presents his new book, “The Property of the Nation: George Washington’s Tomb, Mount Vernon, and the Memory of the First President.” This Book Talk will be at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at The Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s Allen House, 2805 Route 67, Johnstown. There is a $10 admission fee and the speaker’s book will be available for sale ($5 off with paid admission). Visit the Museum’s website, for more information and how to register.


  • Starting Tuesday, February 18th, 2020, repeated every day until Wednesday, February 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm

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