Nina Postupack, Ulster County Clerk Announces Revolutionary War Medical Reenactor at the Matthewis Persen House Museum
Kingston, NY - Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupack is pleased to announce that on Saturday, September 9, 2023, Revolutionary War medical reenactor Don Terpening will host the Matthewis Persen House located at 74 John Street in uptown Kingston, at the corner of John and Crown Streets.
From 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, September 9, Professor Emeritus of Biology, Don Terpening, will take attendees on a journey back in time as he showcases various medicines, implements, and techniques employed by physicians during the Revolutionary War era. Additionally, Mr. Terpening will delve into the fascinating role doctors played and the societal significance they held during this pivotal period in history. The event promises an engaging and educational experience for attendees of all ages.
Admission to this event is entirely free, and everyone is encouraged to attend. County Clerk Nina Postupack expressed her enthusiasm, stating, “Don is a true local treasure. His vast knowledge and interactive delivery create a fun experience for the whole family.”
For further information about the Matthewis Persen House Museum and other outreach programs of the Ulster County Clerk’s Office, please contact County Clerk Nina Postupack at (845) 340-3040 or countyclerk[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us. You can also visit us on Facebook for updates and details about upcoming events.