2023-2024 Annual Meeting

On September 20, the BHS conducted its annual meeting at the Bedford Town Hall.  The slate of officer’s for 2023-2024 was approved and a short overview was provided of past activities.  These included:

*  Annual Clothing Drive
*  Holiday Boutique
*  Three Speaker Events
*  Cataloging and Organizing Work
*  Inquiry Assistance
*  Retrieval of Antique Farm Equipment discovered on Conservation Land

The highlight of the meeting was a presentation by one of our directors, Ron Carvalho.  Ron investigated and presented the story of Private Houston, nephew of the first pastor of the Bedford Presbyterian Church.  He became a young veteran of the American Revolutionary War and died in uncertain circumstances near Fort Ticonderoga, NY.