‘Chad Hanna’ on screen Saturday

Published Oct 11, 2017 at 4:00pm

The Oneida County History Center, 1608 Genesee St., Utica, will host a free screening of the film “Chad Hanna” (1940) at 1 p.m. Saturday.

Based on the novel by Boonville native Walter Edmonds, “Chad Hanna” chronicles the love life and shenanigans of a mid-19th century country bumpkin who joins the traveling circus. This film is set in central New York and stars Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour and Linda Darnel.

This program takes place in the center’s main gallery.

The Oneida County History Center is a not-for-profit educational institution and is dedicated to preserving history and promoting the culture of the Greater Mohawk Valley. Admission to this program is free, donations are encouraged. Contact the center at 315-735-3642 or visit the website at www.oneidacountyhistory.org or Facebook for additional information.