The Montgomery County Historical Society held their annual History Conference at Montgomery College Germantown campus featuring historians, archaeologists and panelists.

 

Below are some of the highlights:

 

Presented by:

Ret. Planning Board Chairman, Royce Hanson

Speakers:

Isiah Leggett, Montgomery County Executive

Margaret Latimer, Vice President & Provost, Montgomery College Germantown Campus

 

A discussion on immigration in the county moderated by Steve Roberts, with opening remarks by Maryland Senator Cheryl Kagan.

Featured panelists:

Dr. Hedieh Mirahmadi, Jewru Bandeh, Lily Qi, and Jorge Restrepo.

 

A former slave purchased his freedom, became an entrepreneur and property owner at Georgetown. Is Yarrow Mamout buried on this property? The project that began this endeavor and its archaeologist present their findings at the Montgomery County Historical Society’s History Conference at Montgomery College.

 

Battlefields of the Suburban Civil Wars – Friendship Heights 

 

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