Under the Gold-Plating: Everyday Americans in the Gilded Age
- 44 Ochre Point Avenue, Newport, RI 02840
- Newport County
- June 15, 2023
Who were the everyday Americans in this great period of industrialization and urbanization? Where did they come from? What did they do for work? For fun? What were their struggles and triumphs? This richly illustrated presentation examines the lives of the men, women and children whose labor helped make possible this period of astonishing transition and innovation, and who contributed to the nation’s wealth of diversity.
Live at the Great Hall of The Breakers and via Zoom video conference. Virtual attendance is available, you will receive your zoom link 24 hours in advance. Please arrive at The Breakers in time to be seated for the Lecture. Advance registration required.
$20 In-person attendance
$15 In-person attendance, members
$10 Zoom (members and non-members)
- Dates: June 15, 2023
- Location: The Breakers
- Address: 44 Ochre Point Avenue, Newport, RI 02840
- Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
- Price: Price Varies