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October 2019

Booked for Lunch: Bringing Down the Colonel NEW DATE!

October 23 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road
Wilton,CT
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Looking for a great read, something engaging and informative? Come to the Wilton Historical Society's “Booked for Lunch” History Reading Group discussing Bringing Down the Colonel: A Sex Scandal of the Gilded Age and the “Powerless” Woman Who Took On Washington by Patricia Miller. “I’ll take my share of the blame. I only ask that he take his.” In Bringing Down the Colonel, the journalist Patricia Miller tells the story of Madeline Pollard, an unlikely 19th-century women’s rights crusader. After an affair…

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