Exploring Ladies Mile: A Look at the Merchants Who Built the City's Grand Emporiums and the Fashionable Women Who Shopped There

Exploring Ladies Mile: A Look at the Merchants Who Built the City's Grand Emporiums and the Fashionable Women Who Shopped There

A Walking Tour with Esther Crain

Co-Sponsored with the Center for Jewish History

 

Sunday, September 16, 2018, 11:00 am

20$ general ● $15 students/AJHS and all CJH partners members/seniors

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.