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32 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915 United States
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September 2020

Monday Mornings: Deborah Sampson, Gender, and the American Revolution with Alex Myers

September 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Beverly Public Library, 32 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915 United States
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In 1782, Deborah Sampson ran away from her home in Middleborough, Massachusetts, disguised herself as a man, and joined the army to fight in the American Revolutionary War. In 1995, Alex Myers, a descendant of Deborah Sampson, came out as transgender and transitioned to live as a man—he was the first openly transgender student to attend Harvard University. Myers will be discussing his novel Revolutionary. Myers uses historical fiction to explore Deborah’s exploits as a soldier and to ask critical…

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October 2020

Monday Mornings: Property Fraud Watch Alert Program with Nancy Doherty of the Essex South Registry of Deeds

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Beverly Public Library, 32 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915 United States
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The FBI has reported that property and mortgage fraud is one of the fastest growing white collar crimes in America. This presentation from the office of Register John O’Brien from the Southern Essex District Registry of Deeds will assist Essex County homeowners in protecting their most valuable asset…their property. You will learn how the free Property Fraud Watch program works and how to sign up. This program goes a long way towards detecting and thwarting real estate fraud. Each event…

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