Debunking the Myth of the Legendary Diana of the Dunes

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Debunking the Myth of the Legendary Diana of the Dunes

Time:

2:45 p.m.

Location:

Celebration Center at Pines Village

The Westchester Township Hisory Museum will debunk the local legends surrounding Alice Gray, better known as Diana of the Dunes.

A 1903 graduate of the University of Chicago, Alice was an intelligent woman who, in 1915 left her life in the city and moved into the wilderness of the Indiana Dunes.

The museum staff will recount the legend of Diana and compare it to Alice's real life story. Photographs, newspaper articles and excerpts from Alice's diary will also be shared

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