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Solomon and Sarah Comstock: Prairie Pioneers (A Drache Lecture)

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Comstock House

506 8th Street South

Moorhead, MN 56560

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On February 22, Jennifer Johnson, a student with the University of New Hampshire's Public History will deliver a presentation based on her thesis titled, “Solomon and Sarah Comstock: Prairie Pioneers and the Building of a Community.” Her project focuses on Solomon and Sarah Comstock's roles in developing Moorhead into a vibrant community through literacy and education. Specifically, she will look at Sarah Comstock’s involvement in the Moorhead Women's Club and the Moorhead Public Library, and Solomon's role in establishing Bishop Whipple School and Moorhead Normal School.

Stay after the presentation for light refreshments and tours of the Comstock's historic home.

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506 8th Street South

Moorhead, MN 56560

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