My Aunt Martha lectureMeet Frances Elizabeth Macon Dandridge, fictional great-grandniece of Martha Washington, when she offers her presentation, “Recollections About My Great-Grandaunt: Martha Washington” at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site on Sunday, Sept. 29. The program begins at 2 p.m. as part of the 2013 Hudson River Valley Ramble and is free with admission to the Headquarters and Museum, which houses more than 1,300 artifacts.

Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site is a registered national historic landmark.  It is located at the corner of Liberty and Washington Streets within the city of Newburgh’s East End Historic District. Call 845-562-1195. For information about New York State Parks, visit nysparks.com.

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