History at Home: Queens of Quackery! with Kayla Whitehouse
March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, March 21, 2024 07:00 PM
Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site
Our 4th Annual History at Home Third Thursday Lecture series will happen via WebEx. We will have amazing presentations offered to you again this year. Join us on March 21st for “Queens of Quackery!Female Proprietors of Patent Medicines” with Kayla Whitehouse of the National Bottle Museum in Ballston Spa, NY. This presentation on the era of patent medicines, will focus on female proprietors and will cover the history of patent medicines, typical patent medicine bottles, and some of the more infamous women who made history selling medicines and tonics during that time. No pre-registration is required. If you’d like the link sent directly to you, please contact the site. The program is free and open to the public. Questions? Let us know by calling or emailing: SchoharieCrossing@parks.ny.gov, (518) 829-7516.