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Lecture: Warmth, Remembrance, and Art: 200 Years of North Country Quilts and Comforters

December 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for this lecture with Hallie Bond on December 3 at 2 pm.

Hallie Bond was curator at the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake for nearly thirty years where her specialties were the world-renowned boat collection and women’s history and textiles. For 12 years she was a Speakers in the Humanities for the New York Council on the Humanities (now Humanities New York). She has written three books, Boats and Boating in the Adirondacks, A Paradise for Boys and Girls: Children’s Camps in the Adirondacks, and The Adirondack Cookbook, has written articles for both popular and scholarly journals, and is editor of the American Quilt Study Group’s quarterly Blanket Statements. She is currently Town Historian for the Town of Long Lake in the Adirondacks. Hallie has a B.A. in History from the University of Colorado, an M.A. in Medieval Studies from the University of York (England) and an M.A. in American History & Certificate in Museum Studies from the University of Delaware, which she earned as a Hagley Fellow.

Free for Hyde members / Free with Museum admission for non-members

RSVP to Katelyn Foley at [email protected] or 518-792-1761, ext. 327

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Date:
December 3
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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The Hyde
161 Warren Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801 United States
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Phone:
518.792.1761