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Norwich Public Library: Gilded Age: Then and Now

October 25
4:00 pm

Norwich Public Library
Image of drawing of industrialists atop boat

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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Mary McKenna
(802) 296-2191


Norwich Public Library
368 Main St
Norwich, VT 05055 United States
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