july, 2018

12jul7:00 pmFeaturedCapital Women: Librarians, Clerks, Janitress and Lawmakers: 1879-1930Women in Michigan History

Event Details

Trailblazing women, such as Harriet Tenney, Mary Spencer, Belle Maniates, Eva McCall Hamilton, and Cora Reynolds Anderson, and the rules–written and unspoken–that both limited and inspired their successes in Lansing will be highlighted by Michigan Capitol historian and curator, Valerie Marvin, on Thursday evening, July 12, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at the museum.

These names might not be as familiar but their accomplishments in Michigan history are extraordinary adventures for women.lansing-state-capitol_880

Valerie Marvin serves as the historian and curator of the Michigan State Capitol. She has a BA in Russian studies from the University of Michigan and a master’s in Historic Preservation from Eastern Michigan University. Marvin and her husband, David, live in an historical home in downtown Lansing.
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Time

(Thursday) 7:00 pm

Location

Tecumseh Historical Museum

320 E Chicago Boulevard, Tecumseh, MI 49286

Organizer

Tecumseh District Library and Tecumseh Area Historical Society

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