Lecture Series, Week 3 * The Powerful Women of Staten Island’s Past

Week 3 of The History of Staten Island – Part 2, a seven-session lecture series with Patricia M. Salmon at the Noble Maritime Collection.* 

The Powerful Women of Staten Island’s Past: Discover such influential personalities as Kate Walker, Eva Bechtel, Alice Austen, Mary Jane Irwin, Gertrude Knight Britton, Dorothy Day, Mathilde Weingartner, Lois Mosely, Elizabeth Connelly, Mamie Smith, Audre Lorde, and Catherine "Mac" O'Callaghan.

Presentations will include a PowerPoint, lecture, video clips, question and answer periods, sources for future research by participants, handouts, and guest speakers.

Individual sessions $10 each; museum members $9 each

*Please note that participation in The History of Staten Island Part 1 is not a requirement for this series.

May 4
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