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FIELD TRIP! Pergamena Tannery

July 29, 2023 @ 2:00 pm

Tour the Pergamena Tannery in Montgomery, NY and see the old time tanning process. Jesse Meyer, owner of Pergamena Parchments and Leathers comes from a family that has been tanning leather for 470+ years. The tannery produces vegetable tanned leather and is one of a small number of producers of animal skin parchment around the world. They employ traditional processes while adapting to modern applications and aesthetics. We will meet at the location. Tour is limited to 20 people, with preference given to members. Please register early! Registration required. E-mail info@timeandthevalleysmuseum.org to register.