History Happy Hour-“Women Pioneers in the Southern Tier”
March 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the Phelps Mansion for our virtual History Happy Hour Program – we’ll bring the history, and you bring the happy!
Laurie Kozakiewicz, a professor at the University of Albany, will speak about two New York legislators Rhoda Fox Graves and Janet Gordon. Both women hailed from the Southern Tier/Upstate NY and made important gains for women’s rights in the late 19th/early 20th centuries.
Laurie Kozakiewicz is a Lecturer in History at the University at Albany, State University of New York. Her research focuses on women politicians and political culture in 19th and 20th century America, with special attention New York State politics.
Zoom link will be sent out the day of the presentation. Please watch your email for the link.
Reservations will close by 6pm on March 24th, presentation will start at 7:30pm.