Historic Crimes of Long Island – Smithtown Building of the Smithtown Library “Infamous Long Island” 2023 Program Series
September 26 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
This lecture for Historic Crimes of Long Island is part of the Smithtown library’s 2023 program series “Infamous Long Island.” Please check the library’s website for additional lectures in the program series.
True crimes and why people are led to commit them have fascinated people for centuries. In Historic Crimes of Long Island; Misdeeds from the 1600s to the 1950s, award-winning author and historian Kerriann Flanagan Brosky uncovers some of the most ghastly historical crimes committed on Long Island – from the tar, feathering and murder of Charles Kelsey in 1872, to the East Hampton witch trial of 1657, to the kidnapping of Alice Parson in 1937. Join her as she discusses some of Long Island’s most horrific crimes. Book sale and signing to follow.