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Women on the Wheel

August 27, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Women on bicycles (late 1800's)

August, 27
1-3 pm w/ optional 3-4 pm bike ride
FREE with paid Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion Admission

Join NYS Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation historian Kjirsten Gustavson (in period dress w/ an 1890 reproduction bicycle) for her talk about the impact the bicycle had on women’s social status during the Women’s Suffrage period. Also joining the presentation will be Susan B. Anthony & Elizabeth Cady Stanton (portrayed by Barbara Blaisdell & Melinda Grube). Attendees are welcome to bring bicycles and join Ms. Gustavson on a 40-minute ride to the Ontario County Fair Grounds and back.

Sponsored by Sonnenberg Gardens & the 1816 Farmington Quaker Meetinghouse

And Wegmans Food Market

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Details

Date:
August 27, 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
Phone:
(585) 394-4922
Email:
Website:
http://www.sonnenberg.org/

Venue

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
151 Charlotte Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424 United States
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Phone:
(585) 394-4922
Website:
http://www.sonnenberg.org/