A photo of Martha Graham dancing
About the image

Yousuf Karsh, Martha Graham, 1948 © Yousuf Karsh, Gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh. National Portrait Gallery

Meet the Wheelwoman

July2620191:00pm
Louise Gibson just learned how to ride her bicycle, Sylvia, and is on her first solo adventure into the city! How did the Bicycle Boom of the 1890s shape the important movements of women’s liberation, woman suffrage, rational fashion choices, and better transportation infrastructure?

Listen for the whistle!

Showtimes:
Fridays at 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm, and 2:00 pm

Please note:
Shows subject to actor availability; last minute cancellations may occur.

Categories

Kids & Families, Performances


Sponsor

American History Museum


Co-sponsor

The Smithsonian Women's Committee


Venue

American History Museum


Event Location

Roaming, 1 West


Cost

Free


Related Exhibition

The Patrick F. Taylor Object Project