The Contributions of Women’s Clubs in Boston

Ednah Dow Cheney Josephine St Pierre Ruffin         Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m. (Programs are identical) Loring-Greenough House 12 South Street, Jamaica Plain In the later half of the 19th century the women’s clubs of Boston became the incubators of great ideas and …
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Boston March For America

The Boston Women’s Heritage Trail board has unanimously endorsed the Jan. 21 Boston Women’s March for America (BWMFA). We urge our friends and supporters to attend the march. The mission statement of the BWMFA reads: On Jan. 21, 2017, we will unite in Boston to march in solidarity with communities …
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Emily Greene Balch Lecture

Emily Greene Balch is one of only two American women to win the Nobel Peace Prize Join us in celebrating the 150th anniversary of her birth Lecture by Kristen Gwinn-Becker Author of Emily Greene Balch: The Long Road to Internationalism Sunday, January 8, 2017 2:00-4:00 PM First Church of Jamaica …
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Remembering the Ladies

  A Slide Show and Lecture by Susan Wilson, Author and Historian Sunday, October 23, 2016 2 pm Forest Hills Cemetery 95 Forest Hills Street Jamaica Plain Trace the origins and development of many of Boston’s most enterprising women and the theories behind their unique strengths and accomplishments. Several of …
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The Women of Brook Farm

Come meet eight remarkable women, including Margaret Fuller (pictured)  who were members of or frequent visitors to Brook Farm. New Brook Farm and the Boston Women’s Heritage Trail have created this reenactment to raise awareness of the important roles women played in the Brook Farm experiment. In the beautiful sanctuary …
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