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Berry Park: An Illustrated Lecture of its History presented by WLT

Berry Park: An Illustrated Lecture of its History presented by Waltham Land Trust at Waltham Public Library
Sun, 07/24/2016 - 1:30pm
Waltham Public Library, 735 Main Street, Waltham, MA
Open to Public: 
Yes
Attendance Fee: 
No
Registration required: 
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Event Description: 

Berry Park, a 20-acre wooded parcel abutting Prospect Hill Park was once the home of Abraham Hun Berry, a manufacturer, inventor, artist, farmer and Waltham Park Commissioner. The property was purchased by the Polaroid Corporation in 1968, was placed in a trust, and at some point will be transferred to the City of Waltham. WLT Board member, Marie Daly, will present the history of Berry Park on Sunday, July 24 at 1:30 PM at the Waltham Public Library. Please join the Waltham Land Trust for this free, public Waltham Historic Month program.  To learn more about Abraham Hun Berry, click here. Source of photo: Regiments and Armories of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Volunteer Militia ,Volume 1.  For more information or to ask a question, email Sonja at the Waltham Land Trust.