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HW Lawrence Lecture: The Anthropology of Holidays and Amusement
July 8, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
The Adirondack Historical Society is sponsoring the 2014 ELIZABETH HW LAWRENCE LECTURE SERIES, this year focusing on theme and amusement parks in the Adirondacks. All lectures are at 7:00 PM.
The Anthropology of Holidays and Amusement: An introduction to the Birth of Vacations and the Growth of Pleasure Palaces
Richard Robbins, anthropologist and professor at SUNY Plattsburgh.
See the full 2014 Elizabeth HW Lawrence Lecture Series schedule of events at the Adirondack History Center Museum here.
The Adirondack History Center Museum is located at 7590 Court Street in Elizabethtown, NY 12932. Call the museum at (518) 873-6466 to learn more.