Strength Without Compromise

Building off our recent exhibit on Women’s Suffrage in Washington and Warren Counties, The Fort Edward Historical Association is delighted to announce a very special upcoming event.  In collaboration with the Washington County Historical Society, we will be hosting author Teri Podnorszki Gay on Wednesday, March 13 at 7pm at the Fort Miller Reformed Church, 1239 Fort Miller Rd.

Teri Podnorszki Gay

Teri will discuss her book about the history of the regional women’s suffrage movement, Strength Without Compromise:  Womanly Influence and Political Identity in Turn-of-the-Twentieth Century Rural Upstate New York (2009).  Attendees will learn how women from Washington, Warren and Saratoga Counties fought tirelessly for female enfranchisement and equality. 

This event is free and open to the public.  Refreshments will also be served.  For directions, please visit our Events Calendar.