spacer
Schuyler Sisters: Coming of Age in Early America

Event Type: ADULT PROGRAM
Date: 8/21/2019
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 Hamilton: An American Musical brought fame to the eldest three daughters of Major General Philip Schuyler and Catharine Van Rensselaer Schuyler; Angelica, Eliza, and Peggy. Less famous, but no less fascinating are the stories of their two younger sisters, Cornelia and Caty. The five women's collective lives span one hundred and one years from the French and Indian War to the eve of the Civil War. Join historian Danielle Funiciello as she discusses the successes and scandals of five sisters who lived five very different lives in early America.

Location: Helderberg (Large) Meeting Room