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Gilded Age: Then and Now

Live Event
July 6: 7:00 pm

This series starts with the 1893 Columbian Exposition and continues on through the Gilded Age. Portrayals of inventors, entrepreneurs, artists and lawyers include Henry James, Stanford White, Clarence Darrow, George Westinghouse, Thomas Edison, D.W. Griffiths and detective William Burns. Three novels and a narrative history illustrate that spectacular time period in ways that in turn illuminate our own era.

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Date:
July 6
Time:
7:00 pm
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Organizer

John Flores
Phone:
(802) 348-7488

Venue

Dover Free Library
22 Holland Rd
East Dover, VT 05341 United States
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Website:
www.doverfreelibrary1913.org