Reverend Cordley’s Recollections
- Categories: Lectures
- Event posted: Aug. 12, 2011
- Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014
- Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St., Lawrence
- Age limit: Not available
Reverend Cordley’s Recollections ∙ 7 – 8:00 pm Historic re-enactor, Harold Riehm, will portray Reverend Richard Cordley, a survivor of Quantrill's raid on Lawrence. Rev. Cordley chronicled the development of Lawrence and the events of the raid in his book, A History of Lawrence, Kansas. He officiated at the funerals of many of those killed during the raid. Mr. Riehm's presentation will provide an eyewitness account of Quantrill's raid and its aftermath. Location: Watkins Museum, 1047 Massachusetts St. ∙ 785.841.4109 ∙No admission charge.