Library Hosts Talk on Anita Baldwin—Unconventional Woman
March 1, 2019 – The Arcadia Public Library and the Arcadia Historical Society present a special program on Anita Baldwin, the only daughter of “Lucky Baldwin” and his third wife, Jane Virginia Dexter. Anita Baldwin was a composer, philanthropist, patriot, horsewoman, mother, seamstress, poet, author, and animal advocate—she was truly a Renaissance woman. Learn about her fascinating history, talents and contributions to society at the Arcadia Public Library, Saturday, March 16, from 2 to 3:30 pm.
There will be light refreshments and a musical interlude.
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