In Their Own Words: Charlotte Quillen and Barbara Doughtery

Saturday, March 11, 2023
Anna Hazzard Tent House - 17 Christian Street
Rehoboth Beach, DE
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In celebration of Women's History month the Rehoboth Beach History Museum is going to present recorded oral histories of Rehoboth Beach women who made their mark on the town.  These programs will be held at the Ann Hazzard Tent House at 17 Christian Street, and they consist of voice recordings done when the museum first started an oral history program. Every Saturday in March there will be a recording of another woman's oral history. These oral histories consist of audio only. There is limited seating so reservations are a must. We will announce when registration opens.

Oral Histories Of Women of Rehoboth Beach.  3/11/23 at 1 p.m.


This Saturday the Rehoboth Beach Historical Society and Museum continues its series, In Their Own Words, with the Oral History of Charlotte Schmierer Quillen and Barbara Quillen Dougherty .

Charlotte Schmierer Quillen

Mrs. Quillen, who was born in 1928 and grew up in Rehoboth Beach. She reminisces about her early life, her father delivering ice and oil, her school days, the World War II years, and later, working in the family business in Rehoboth Beach.

Barbara Quillen Dougherty

Mrs. Dougherty’s mother’s family had a cottage that had been in Dewey Beach since around 1910, and she reminisces about her life there going back to the late 1940’s.

Please join in as these women share there interesting stories of Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach in days gone by.


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  • Saturday, March 11, 2023 01:00 PM

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