Lemcke-Tofany Farm (Nov. 2016)

Recorded November 6, 2016, at the Greece Historical Society and Museum

Ron Carlton talks about his family growing up in the Town of Greece. Marie Poinan adds to the discussion. (there is a sound problem during some of this video if you are unable to hear the person talk feel free to turn on close captions to at least read what is being said)

Yates-Thayer Farm, Elm Tree Farm,710 Latta Rd.

Recorded October 30, 2016, at the Greece Historical Society

Come explore the history of the Yates-Thayer Farm / Elm Tree Farm presented by Maire Poinan with special guest Sam Thayer. Sam Thayer is a descendant of the Thayer Family that lived at 710 Latta road. You can learn more about the Yates-Thayer Farm in the publication A Gentleman’s Country Estate link to buy the books is below.

A Gentleman’s Country Estate

The McShea Family of the Town of Greece

Recorded October 16, 2016, at the Greece Historical Society and Museum

This program highlights the heritage of the McShea Family of the Town of Greece. Presented by Tom McShea and Marie Poinan

Making the First Atom Bomb (Sep. 2016)

Recorded September 11, 2016

Making the First Atom Bomb (Sep. 2016)

Wally Rust, a World War II veteran, will talk about the atomic principles involved and the scientists who formulated the bomb as well. He will also gives design details of Little Boy, the Hiroshima bomb, and Fat Man, the Nagasaki bomb. Presented at the Greece Museum on September 11, 2016.

Charlotte Blast Furnace

Recorded September 1, 2016, at the Charlotte Branch Library

Come explore the history of the Charlotte Blast Furnace by Marie Poinan. The actual program starts at about the 5-minute mark.