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Guest Speaker Series: Derek Maxfield “Hellmira”

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Join us on Wednesday, August 18th at 7 pm at the Holland Land Office Museum as we welcome local history professor and author Derek Maxfield. Mr. Maxfield will be discussing his book on the Elmira Civil War prisoner camp that was nicknamed “Hellmira” due to its deplorable conditions. Copies of his book will be available for sale and there will be an opportunity for the author to sign any copies. Admission is $3 per person or $2 for museum members. If you plan on attending please contact the museum at 585-343-4727. The presentation will also be available via Zoom. Please follow the links below. Copies of the book will be available for sale.


Meeting ID: 878 9362 7177
Passcode: 859392


Wednesday, August 18, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm