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Benjamin Parry Day celebrates “Father of New Hope”


The New Hope Historical Society celebrated Benjamin Parry Day at the Parry Mansion in New Hope on March 6.
Benjamin Parry is known as the “Father of New Hope.” This year’s tribute to Parry, held in honor of his 265th birthday, featured a walking tour, a champagne reception and a presentation featuring highlights of the lives of Benjamin Parry and his family.