Florida's Female Pioneers: Celebrating the Anniversary of Women's Suffrage
Saturday, June 27 @ 10:00 am
It's VIRTUAL - our online Speaker Series program. You need no special equipment. You can see the presenter and the slide show. You must register ahead of time and then you receive an email. All you have to do is click on the link at 10 a.m. on June 13 and you are in!
Florida’s Female Pioneers: Celebrating the Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage
Dr. Peggy Macdonald, Historian and Author, returns to lead us in examining some of the women who have shaped Florida, including Harriet Beecher Stowe, famous for writing Uncle Tom’s Cabin, who kick-started Florida’s tourism industry with her 1873 book, Palmetto Leaves; and May Mann Jennings, a suffragist and conservationist who helped establish Royal Palm State Park which formed the nucleus of Everglades National Park
10 - 11 am - Presentation
This is a free event but you must register ahead of time.