Purchase your copy of the commemorative Duxbury, Our Pilgrim Story: A 2020 Perspective. Duxbury’s commemorative publication for Plymouth 400 featuring essays by twelve local historians each with a unique look into Duxbury’s early settlers. Also featured is a compelling perspective by an independent scholar of the Wampanoag nation. Developed for the Plymouth 400 commemoration by the Alden House Historic Site, Duxbury Rural & Historical Society, and Duxbury 2020, Inc.
Essays include Duxbury’s Archeological History ٭ Clark’s Island: From Pilgrims to Today ٭ Duxbury’s Early Lands & Leaders ٭ Adventuresome William Collier ٭ Backstory to Colonization ٭ John and Priscilla Alden of Duxbury ٭ Day-to-Day Life in the 17th Century ٭ Priscilla & Her Children ٭ Along Ancient Paths ٭ Searching for the Old Burying Ground ٭ The Delano Family ٭ and Duxbury’s Myles Standish Monument.
Special Duxbury 2020, Inc. program (9/6, 12-3 pm): Visit with Authors of 2020 commemorative publication “Duxbury – Our Pilgrim Story” for book signing and walk the grounds of the Alden House Historic Site. All outside with social distancing and face covering required. Bring the family and learn about the Alden First Site. See the artifacts on display in 2020 exhibit, “In Small Things Remembered.” Sponsored by Duxbury Interfaith Council, Duxbury 2020, and Alden House Historic Site. Publication published in collaboration with Duxbury 2020, Inc., the Duxbury Rural & Historical Society and the Alden House Historic Site. Rain date: 9/13.