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Opening Reception for “When Women Wore Whales” at the Suffolk County Historical Society

April 13, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

OPENING RECEPTION: “When Women Wore Whales”
Saturday, April 13, 2019 – 1:00 pm
This Weathervane Gallery exhibit illustrates the impact of the whaling industry on the women’s fashion industry in the nineteenth century. Come see how busks, boning, and bayleen were used in form-fitting women’s garments and accessories. Free opening reception admission + light refreshments.

Details

Date:
April 13, 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org/events.html

Venue

Suffolk County Historical Museum
300 West Main Street
Riverhead, 11901 United States
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Phone
631.727.2881
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