March Art Highlights at the Remington
Museum Trustee Dick Johnson will talk about the Brockville and Morristown Transportation Company, which operated ferryboats on the St. Lawrence River for nearly 50 years, ending in 1952. The Brockville and Morristown Transportation Company ferried passengers, vehicles, livestock, and freight between the two St. Lawrence River communities . Mr. Johnson is the grandson of Frank L. Scott, who founded the ferry business in 1908, and of Dorothy Scott Kury, who ran the business after Frank Scott s death in 1935.
The talk is free and open to the public, presented in the museum s Tiffany Room.
At 3 PM, a delicious tea will be served, courtesy of Glory Martel and friends. Please call 315.393.2425, email [email protected] or order online to reserve places at the tea. The cost is $10 for members and $15 for non-members.
The Frederic Remington Art Museum is located at 303 Washington Street, Ogdensburg, NY 13669. The Museum is dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, preserving and interpreting the art and archives of Frederic Remington, and contains an unmatched collection of his works. The Museum is open October 16 May 14, Wednesday -Saturday, 11 am to 5 pm and Sunday, 1 to 5 pm and May 15 October 15, Monday -Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, 1 to 5 pm.