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A Musical History of Chelsea From the 1880’s to WWII


February 25, 2014

Program Locations:

Muhlenberg Library, Community Room

Ladies Mile

Ride the musical time-train back to what life was like when Chelsea was the most brutal neighborhood in Manhattan. Sip tea with literary residents of the infamous Chelsea Hotel, attend a demonstration of  Thomas Edison’s early movie machine, or shop at the ritzy stores on “Ladies Mile.”

Presented by Shelli Kwiat, PhD, Music Professor

Ladies Mile


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