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Summer Lecture Series: Madison & the Evolution of Style

Presenter: Tori Timmins

The Madison Historical Society will host three virtual lectures entitled “Madison and the Evolution of Style,” beginning in May. The talks will explore the ways that social and cultural issues influenced clothing choices. Each presentation will focus on a particular century and will feature garments, jewelry, and accessories from the period. The virtual presentations will be streamed via Zoom from the Allis-Bushnell House and will be free to Society members. 

Guilford native and costume artisan Tori Timmins, a recent graduate of Rutgers University with a BFA in Costume Design and Technology, is the featured speaker for all three lectures. 


Registration Fee: $5 general admission / FREE to MHS members
Live stream via Zoom from the Allis-Bushnell House

All programs are recommended for adults and children 10 and older.

MHS Members – Complete the registration info below to receive the Zoom link.

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General Public – Click the BOOK ONLINE button below.

For more information, call 203.245.4567

  • July 25, 2021 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Virtual Event

The coronavirus pandemic has shifted our programming online. The annual meeting, school tours, and the Frederick Lee Lectures will all be hosted virtually this year on the ZOOM platform.

Please call the office if you need assistance creating a ZOOM account or if you need a brief ZOOM tutorial.

We look forward to seeing you in person but for now, to keep everyone safe, we look forward to seeing you online.

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