Hopewell Furnace to host ‘Calm Before the Storm’

Explore daily life and social and political issues of the fall of 1860 as Hopewell Furnace turns back time Oct. 2 and 3. The free event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will highlight the debate over the presidential election of that year which eventually led to Abraham Lincoln winning the presidency, despite a lack of support from Berks County voters.

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