Exploring Ladies Mile: A Look at the Merchants Who Built the City's Grand Emporiums and the Fashionable Women Who Shopped There
Enjoy a storied stroll along Ladies Mile, a nine-block stretch once known for posh department stores and architectural grandeur. Join Esther Crain, writer of the award-winning Ephemeral New York blog and author of The Gilded Age in New York, 1870-1910, as she weaves in Jewish stories and Gilded Age tales about the people and places that once populated these historic blocks. Meet in the Center for Jewish History’s 16th Street lobby at 11 am.
Presented by: Center for Jewish History, American Jewish Historical Society, Leo Baeck Institute