Final event in lecture series

Item by Chris Graham

Historian Ann Miller will present a lecture entitled “Development of County Road Systems and Their Impact on Early Settlement” at the final event in the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society’s Spring Lecture Series.

The May 8 lecture will begin at 7 p.m. and will be held at the Shenandoah Valley Folk Art and Heritage Center in Dayton.

Miller is a senior research historian for the Virginia Transportation Research Council in Charlottesville.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

For more information abou the lecture, call Mary Nelson at 540.879.2616.

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