Woodstock, NY women’s exhibit and wagon at NYS museum—video
Gathering of Woodstock Women: A Celebration of the New York State Women’s Suffrage Centennial. June 17, 2017 though September 3, 2017, Saturdays and Sundays 1-5 p.m.
The past of Woodstock, NY will come alive at an exhibit of the Historical Society of Woodstock: Gathering of Woodstock Women: A Celebration of the New York State Women’s Suffrage Centennial. Dozens of 19th to early 21st century female personalities are resurrected in prose by Woodstockers (or former community members). Photos accompany each personal description. All information in the exhibit will be available in the future in the HSW women’s archive.
The exhibit at the Eames House, 20 Comeau Drive, Woodstock, NY (in the Hudson Valley) will be open on weekends from June 17 though September 3, 2017. An opening reception will be held Friday, June 16 from 7-9 pm.
Photo: “Woodstock Women after voting for the first time, 1918 (Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild – Alf Evers Collection)
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