Mahwah’s Relation to the 19th Century History of the United States
This lecture has been rescheduled from an earlier date.
On Thursday June 7, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Yvonne Beatrice, will present this lecture. Part of Mahwah Museum’s Lecture Series, the lecture will take place at the Museum. Please note: this lecture (June 7, 2018) will take place at Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike Mahwah, NJ 07430.
Admission is $3, free for museum members. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations or call 201-512-0099. Refreshments will be served afterwards.
If you held a mirror to 19th century Mahwah, what image would be reflected therein? Well, for over a dozen years, students participating in the Mahwah Project at Mahwah High School have found the answer to be…America. During this lecture Yvonne Beatrice will explore the evidence that is found in Mahwah that places it in sync, for better or worse, with the 19th century history of the United States. Yvonne Beatrice has been a teacher of American history for 25 years. She has been recognized as: The 2012 Daughters of the American Revolution New Jersey Teacher of the Year, The 2010 Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History’s New Jersey Preserve America History Teacher of the Year, The College of New Jersey Outstanding Educator Award 2009, Yvonne’s students were featured in the 2013 NJEA Classroom Close-Up segment entitled “Local Historian”.