How Women Shaped the Valley

Historian to discuss female leaders

Vernon Benjamin, author of The History of the Hudson River Valley: From the Civil War to Modern Times, will discuss women leaders and heroines from the American Revolution through the 1960s in a talk scheduled for 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, at the Putnam History Museum in Cold Spring.

Admission is $5 for non-members. To reserve a seat, visit

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