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January 2016: A Celebration of Ada Lovelace

A Celebration of Ada Lovelace Saturday, January 16, 2016, 2:30 p.m. Jefferson Market Library Willa Cather Room, First Floor 425 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY, 10011 The New York Nineteenth Century Society celebrates the Enchantress of Numbers Ada … Continue reading

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November 2015 Event – Racing Around the World with Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland

Racing Around the World with Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland Saturday, November 14 2:00 p.m. Jefferson Market Library 425 Sixth Avenue New York, NY 10011 Around the world in… 72 days? The New York 19th Century Society invites you to … Continue reading

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October 2015 Event – Dark Victoriana: 19th Century Occult

Dark Victoriana: 19th Century Occult Sunday, October 25 4:00 p.m. The Museum of Interesting Things 177 Prince Street New York, NY 10012 Seances, vampires, ghost stories, faeires, mesmerism, secret societies, spirit photography… the Victorians lived in a magical world of … Continue reading

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August 2015 Event: Freemasonry in 19th-Century New York

123► From mysterious origins to current practice, our speaker Dr. Mark Kotlko-Rivera will discussed the origins and activities of the ancient order of Freemasons, commonly know as the Masons.  The event was held on August  23 at The Lofts at Prince Street in Manhattan. … Continue reading

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