Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
What did William Penn, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, John Ross, Richard Allen, and Stephen Smith have in common? They each had wife who brought a range of skills to the marriage that enabled the couple to create critical support networks, sustain the family economy, educate a younger generation, run complex households and businesses, sustain family life through war and peace, and confront or support slavery. Together they built a city and a nation.
The program is free with admission to the Museum. Museum Members receive free admission.