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November 2020

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Online lecture: The House on Henry Street

November 29 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The House of the Seven Gables is delighted to continue to offer an annual Thanksgiving Weekend lecture in 2020. We look forward to welcoming Ellen Snyder-Grenier to discuss her book, The House on Henry Street: The Enduring Life of a Lower East Side Settlement. This illustrated talk will focus on Henry Street Settlement’s early years, told within the context of the settlement house movement: part of a Progressive-Era crusade dedicated to tackling the problems of poverty by “settling” in and…

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December 2020

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Councilwoman: Movie and Discussion

December 9 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The House of the Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Politicians aren’t often full-time hotel housekeepers, union members, grandmothers, and immigrants working service jobs. But Carmen Castillo changes that when she wins a seat on the City Council in Providence, Rhode Island. We'll have a showing of the documentary and a conversation about representation with filmmaker Margo Guersey and guests. Registration is free. Donations will be gratefully accepted to help cover the costs of this film and discussion event. Click here to get tickets. Enterprising Women: The 19th Amendment to…

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