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She Traveled Solo: Strong Women in the Early 20th Century

The Steamer Virginia V Foundation, the Woman's Century Club and Humanities Washington are pleased to present Port Townsend scholar Tessa Hulls for an online talk on some fascinating women in the early 20th century - explorers, mountaineers, and even a circus performer. Hulls tells the stories of women who defied expectations and embarked on unprecedented journeys, enhancing her talk with historical photographs, primary documents, and hand-drawn illustrations.
  • When: Thursday, October 1st at 7:00 pm
  • Where: Virtual! Join us via Zoom. After registering, participants will receive a confirmation email with instructions.
  • Cost: Free and open to the public! Pre-registration required here.
  • Questions: Contact Debra Alderman at debra@virginiav.org.