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Brandywine River Museum of Art

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1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
610-388-2700 https://www.brandywine.org/museum

February 2020

Play ‘Letters to Aunt Hattie’ About African American Suffragist

February 2, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
Free

Letters to Aunt Hattie is a play about African American abolitionist and suffragist Harriet Forten Purvis, written and acted by Gig McGraw. A talkback discussion will follow the performance. This performance is part of Art of the Vote presented by PNC Arts Alive.

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Curator’s Gallery Talk: Dressed to Express

February 6, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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Curator Amanda C. Burdan will lead a gallery talk on a theme from the Votes for Women exhibition.

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Lecture: Seeing Suffrage with 2020 Vision

February 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
$20

Join Brandywine River Museum of Art Curator Amanda C. Burdan for a dynamic presentation on the themes of the Votes for Women exhibition. She will include behind-the-scenes details on her search for important artifacts and documents from the long fight for women's suffrage. The lecture will be offered at 11…

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Justice Bell Replica On View

February 29, 2020 - March 8, 2020
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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A replica Justice Bell will be on view at the Brandywine River Museum of Art from February 29 through March 8, 2020. The Justice Bell is itself a replica — of the Liberty Bell. It was created in 1915 to promote the cause for women's suffrage in the United States.…

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March 2020

Play ‘Under the Bonnet’ Is About Lucretia Mott

March 8, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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$10 – $20

The Brandywine River Museum of Art will celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8 by staging the 40-minute play "Under the Bonnet." The play focuses on Lucretia Mott, a tenacious woman who spent her life fighting for the rights of women and African Americans. A Quaker, she strongly believed that…

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Talk: Liberty, Race and Gender in the History of Woman Suffrage

March 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
$20

Dr. Laurel Thatcher Ulrich will discuss images of Liberty related to abolition and suffrage, showing how the images were transformed over time.

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Curator’s Gallery Talk: Deeds Not Words

March 19, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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Curator Amanda C. Burdan will lead a gallery talk on a theme from the Votes for Women exhibition.

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April 2020

Songs of Suffrage: Concert with Historical Commentary

April 2, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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The struggle for woman suffrage was an important and hard-fought step toward gender equality. Music was one of the significant tools used in the crusade for a woman's right to vote. Songs were composed to advance (and to oppose) the agenda that culminated in the 1920 ratification of the19th Amendment…

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Curator’s Gallery Talk: Marketing Women’s Rights

April 9, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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Curator Amanda C. Burdan will lead a gallery talk on a theme from the Votes for Women exhibition at the Brandywine River Museum of Art.

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May 2020

Curator’s Gallery Talk: Seeing Suffrage from the Outside

May 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317 United States
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Curator Amanda C. Burdan will lead a gallery talk on a theme from the Votes for Women exhibition at the Brandywine River Museum of Art.

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