The 5pm Post – “Gather with host and Brooks’ descendant Molly Murray Ruppert and many other descendants for an afternoon of Brookland history”

From an email:

“Join us Sunday, November 13th 4 – 6 p.m. for

The BROOKS Family in BROOKland at 1021 – 7th St. NW at the WAREHOUSE THEATER

Gather with host and Brooks’ descendant Molly Murray Ruppert and many other descendants for an afternoon of Brookland history. Featured will be new photos discovered since the recent release of the Brookland book, as well as artifacts from Ann Queen & Jehiel Brooks, including the Colonel’s pocket watch and signet ring, family heirlooms and more. Broad array of presenters, including the authors of Brookland, Rosie Dempsey & John Feeley, as well as Laura Henley Dean, author of “Our Past Before Us, A History of Northeastern Washington Co.” F R E E”

One Comment

  • Couldn’t they find a venue in Brookland for this event? Maybe at the Brooks mansion, or even Col. Brooks Tavern? Dance Place? I work in Brookland and this sounds like a great event, just strikes me as odd that they’re doing it over in NW.

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