Tenleytown History: What's in a Name? December 3, 2020 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM online

Tenleytown History: What's in a Name?



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Learn the history behind the name

About this Event

Friendship Heights, Tenleytown, AU Park. Reno, Robeysville, Mount Airy - curious about how your neighborhood got its name? Join Farleigh Earhart, Tenleytown Historical Society board member, for a virtual walking tour exploring the origins of Tenleytown and some of the familiar and not so familiar names of the men and women who helped develop the area.

Author Talk "Burleith: From Scotland to Shannon and Luchs"

"Burleith: From Scotland to Shannon and Luchs"

Co-author Ross Schipper takes us on a pictorial history tour of the Burleith neighborhood from 18th century Scotland to the onset of the Shannon and Luchs Burleith development in 1923.

Saturday, March 25, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

Peabody Room (3rd floor)

Georgetown Neighborhood Library

3260 R Street NW,

Washington D.C. 20007

This program is FREE and open to the public.



(202) 727-0233 / Jerry A. McCoy at jerry.mccoy@dc.gov

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