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Oregon Article on Mayflower Book!

July 2020 News Blast by Beth Lambright, Governor, Oregon Society of Mayflower Descendants Many of you may have seen the Mayflower Quarterly last month and Oregon Society of Mayflower Descendants member Rebecca Locklear’s…The Mayflower at Cape Cod curriculum  for grades…
August 30, 2020
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Book Review U.S. Life-Saving Service!

Book Review Exploring the U.S. Life-Saving Service 1878-1915 17 Student Workshops with 120 Activities by Rebecca Locklear Reviewed by Debbie Allyn Jett, Editor, The Journal of the U.S. Life-Saving Service Heritage Association, Vol. 21, No. 1 2020 What a unique…
August 23, 2020
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Article on Rebecca and Mayflower

   As head of the Central Oregon Mayflower and Wampanoag Descendants, I had written and submitted an article for The Mayflower Quarterly Magazine about presentations and events we  planned to do this Mayflower 400 year. But with the pandemic, all…
June 12, 2020
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Mayflower at Cape Cod Article on Rebecca

The Mayflower at Cape Cod Review by Catherine Dulzo What happened when the Mayflower anchored off Cape Cod for five weeks in 1620? In what ways can Pilgrim and Native experiences relate to issues today? Author and teacher, Rebecca Locklear,…
May 7, 2020
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U.S. Life-Saving Service Patch

August 30, 2019 Ernie Eldredge (USCG) presents his cousin Rebecca Locklear with their great-grandfather’s U.S. Life-Saving Service patch. Ernest “Skipper” Eldredge was a surfman who helped rescue crew and passengers on stranded or sinking ships in Chatham, MA between 1898…
October 8, 2019
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Rebecca to give Mayflower talks

400th Anniversary of the Mayflower Landing 1620-2020 Rebecca Locklear, having been verified, proven, and documented, is now a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants. In addition, she is a Wampanoag descendant of the same generation.  Beginning in September…
August 1, 2019
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Rebecca Locklear Recognized

Poetry Rebecca Locklear was the 2nd Place Winner in Poetry, in the 2019 Central Oregon Writer’s Guild Writing Contest, a contest which is open to residents in the state of Oregon in several genera. She shared her piece at the…
May 23, 2019
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Arabic Book Presentation

April 23, 2019 Redmond Library, Redmond OR Rebecca Locklear donates one of her favorite books for children, written in Arabic, to Graham Fox, head of the Redmond Library. The library had previously donated  50 books and magazines to Ms. Locklear…
May 1, 2019