Send News! – How Did They Communicate Before Email, Texting and Facebook?
This program date has changed from Sat. May 18th to Sun. May 19th
May 19, 2013
from 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
|Where||Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site|
|Contact Name||Scott McMahon|
|Contact Phone||(936) 878-2214 x228|
Today we can send messages around the world in an instant but in the 19th century it took weeks and sometimes months to send and receive letters. Join us for a look at communicating in Texas pre-email, text and facebook!
Presentation times are 11:00 AM, 1:00PM and 3:00PM and the program will last approximately thirty-five to forty minutes. This program is open to all ages but children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress appropriately for the season as the presentation takes place in a period setting. Held at Washington on the Brazos SHS 23400 Park Rd. 12, Washington, TX 77880. Accessible for the mobility impaired. Program subject to cancellation.