• Marblehead in Motion Lecture

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    Name: Marblehead in Motion Lecture
    Date: July 14, 2022
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Join us at the Marblehead Museum as we explore the cultural impact of the bicycle in the late 1800s. Find out how the bicycle progressed from a clumsy high-wheeler to the fancy machine we use today. In this lecture, you can… • Hear funny songs about the bicycle from the 1890s • View rarely seen photographs of Marbleheaders on bicycles taken by Fred Litchman • Discover how women used the bicycle to assert their independence and liberate their daily lives • Learn about the “bicycle crimes” of the 19th Century • Discover how bicycles became a part of vaudeville theatre and much more!
    Marblehead Museum 170 Washington Street
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, July 14 at 7PM
    Contact Information:
    $10/Members $15/General Public
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