Carolyn Lafever

Carolyn Ruth Lafever has been writing about the history of Wayne County and Hagerstown since 1982. She became a member of the board of trustees of the Hagerstown Museum and served as secretary and president. In 1986, she became the first director of the museum. After leaving that position, Mrs. Lafever produced a video, The Murals of Charles Newcomb, for Historic Hagerstown. This led to the book of the same name, published in 1993. This interest in writing Wayne County history continued with...See more