Donald Friary was executive director of Historic Deerfield in Deerfield, Massachusetts for 27 years. After his retirement in 2003, he became Historic Deerfield's Senior Research Fellow. A native of Boston and a graduate of Boston Latin School and Brown University, Dr. Friary earned a Ph.D. in American Civilization from University of Pennsylvania. He has served on several boards including the Bay State Historical League, the Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife, the Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, the Winterthur Museum Education Committee, and the Hill-Stead Museum.
Happy Holidays! The spring 2019 courses are planned and the brochure is in production. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Spring Study Tour Interest List
If you are interested in traveling to Virginia in the spring of 2019, please call the registrar at 713.666.9000 to place your name on a list. Please see Terms and Conditions for "travel list" policy.
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