Contributed by: Sandi Mulconry / Group M Communications

From “The Glen Haven Water Cure,” by Luthera Rogers Converse, circa 1850. The 29- by 49-inch oil painting will be on display for the first time ever at the “Sailing Through History” fund-raiser Sept. 25 to benefit the Skaneateles Historical Society museum expansion at The Creamery.

The event, which takes place from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Skaneateles Country Club, will feature carving and pasta stations and passed hors d’oeuvres, silent and live auctions, historical displays, and entertainment by the Barrigar Brothers.
Tickets are $75 each/$125 for two.
Checks should be sent to the Skaneateles Historical Society, 28 Hannum St., Skaneateles, NY 13152.
Detail with permission of the descendants.