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5:30 pm

Eyes of the Expert: (Anti) Suffrage at Boston Athenæum

January 8, 2020 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Boston Athenæum, 10 ½ Beacon Street
Boston, MA United States
$25 - $35

Reception to follow Registration is required Members $25 and Non-members $35 Join Rare Materials Catalog Librarian Kaelin Rasmussen, Polly Thayer Starr Fellow in American Art and Culture Theo Tyson, and Manager of Events Elsa Fogg Vernon to explore how materials in the Athenæum’s special collections reflect the cases for and against universal suffrage. Beginning with […]

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Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.