News

Of The Society

The Allen Historical Society, Inc.

P.O. Box 31

Allen, MD

21810

TO CONTACT US:

Historian

 

Phone: 410-778-3696 (Chestertown)

Phone: 410-749-9064 (Allen)

Cell Phone: 443-523-0983

E-mail: gshivers2@washcoll.edu

Current Events:

Past Issues of The Allen Historian:

Civil War Heritage Day on Saturday, April 22 from 10 am to 4 pm at the Allen Community Hall and on the baseball field right across the street.

 

FEATURING

 Re-enactors from both Union and Confederate armies

 Demonstrators showing spinning, weaving, blacksmithing, etc.

 Members of Society dressed as Allen citizens affected by War

 Authors of books that deal with this time period

 Exhibitions:

Allen during War

African-American men from Allen who served for Union

 Food typical of that period, such as ham biscuits, baked sweet potatoes, succotash and dumplings, cornbread, and a variety of desserts; contemporary food offerings of hotdogs and soft drinks available

 

Come out for an educational and entertaining day!