Marjorie G. Jones
  • Marjorie G. Jones

Winter Lecture Series: The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott

Date: Sunday, January 14
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Free

Join speaker Marjorie G. Jones for this inspiring talk. Spanning two centuries, The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott tells the story of a remarkable lady whose life as an avid explorer, glaciologist, early photographer, Indian commissioner and renowned illustrator of North American wildflowers illuminates the worldview of intrepid women at the turn of the 19th century. Book signing to follow.

A member of the Writing Women’s Lives seminar in New York City, Marjorie G. Jones is a graduate of Wheaton College, the Rutgers School of Law and the Graduate Faculty of the New School in New York City. She has taught history at numerous schools including Villanova University and in college programs at Sing Sing and Graterford prisons.

Walk-ins welcome as space allows.

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