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Facebook LIVE! Women’s History Month Collections Tour

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

1:00 p.m.
Online Only

Women have made significant contributions to the history collections in the NYS Museum, documenting and preserving family and community history. Senior Historian and Curator Ashley Hopkins-Benton will present artifacts donated to the Museum by women, including those given by Shakers, as well as by Pam Elam, who preserved women’s rights and LGBTQ+ rights artifacts, and Marian Weeber and Coreen Hallenbeck, who donated family objects from the late-19th and 20th centuries.

This program will appear live on the NYSM Facebook Page at 1pm

We invite you to participate in this program by asking questions of the presenter via Facebook Live!

Live at 1pm:
Recorded (available in 24 hours):