April 24, 2018
NY Historical Society - Depart from 2nd Congregational Church at 9:30. Visit the exhibit, Walk This Way: Footwear from the
Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes, which highlights 100 pairs of shoes from the private
collection, assembled over three decades. Understand the story of the shoe from the perspectives of
collection, consumption, presentation, and production and explore larger trends in American
economic history, from industrialization to the rise of consumer culture, with a focus on women’s
contributions as makers, designers, and entrepreneurs. Contact the office by 4/17, at
203-422-2342 if you would like to attend. Transportation is $35 per person.