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Meet Frances Perkins - The Unsung Heroine Behind the New Deal (Part 1)

History / Heritage - Performance

Thursday, November 16, 2023
6:00 PM-6:45 PM

Fletcher Auditorium

Historical performer Janet Parnes portrays the first female cabinet member in Washington, regarded as one of Americas most influential women who defied the conventions of her middle-class-Worcester upbringing to become a driving force behind work-related laws we take for granted. An accompanying traveling exhibit from the Frances Perkins Museum will be on-site for the month of November. This performance is FREE with Museum admission and FREE for WHM members.

Cost: FREE with Museum Admission

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School

E-mail:eleanorhoubre@worcesterhistory.net

Last Modified: October 24, 2023 at 2:30 PM

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