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Exhibit: The Rise of Newspapers in the 19th Century

07/11/17 through 10/22/17

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

421 East 61st Street Map

212-838-6878


11-07-2017 12:00:00 22-10-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Exhibit: The Rise of Newspapers in the 19th Century Controversial elections, voting rights, abolition and slavery! In 1820s New York, as these issues inflamed public discussion, the burgeoning newspaper industry fanned the fire and competed as forums for debate! This exhibit looks at the newspaper industry of the 1820s –and the bold entry of women and African Americans into the business of print.( Open during Museum hours, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, Tuesday through Sunday.) Please call the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 212-838-6878, for more details. The Museum is located at 421 East 61st Street (between First and York Avenues). Bus: M15, M31 or M57; Subway: N, R, Q or 4, 5, 6 to Lexington Avenue/59th Street; or F to 63rd Street. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=238188 Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

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Controversial elections, voting rights, abolition and slavery! In 1820s New York, as these issues inflamed public discussion, the burgeoning newspaper industry fanned the fire and competed as forums for debate! This exhibit looks at the newspaper industry of the 1820s –and the bold entry of women and African Americans into the business of print.( Open during Museum hours, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, Tuesday through Sunday.)

Please call the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 212-838-6878, for more details.

The Museum is located at 421 East 61st Street (between First and York Avenues). Bus: M15, M31 or M57; Subway: N, R, Q or 4, 5, 6 to Lexington Avenue/59th Street; or F to 63rd Street.

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