Articles by John Fiske
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|February 17, Wednesday Evening Lecture, 7:30pm
Properly Seated: Two Centuries of Chairs in the Ipswich Museum
From the Whipples to the Heards, from the Pilgrim settlement to industrial America, chairs trace the history of domestic life in Ipswich and New England. Drawing upon examples in the Ipswich Museum’s exhibit, John Fiske traces the domestic history of who sat on what and why.
Wednesday Evening Lectures are Sponsored by First Ipswich Bank.
Museum members free, non-members $10.