Elizabeth Martiniak, Janesville historian, will tell how Janesville native Frances E. Willard (1839-1898) became an internationally-renowned leader in the temperance and suffrage movements, as well as an advocate for strong labor laws, anti-rape laws, and the expansion of women's rights worldwide. Ms. Martiniak is currently writing a biography on Frances Willard. Part of the Local Experts program series.


Cost:  Free (Free Parking)
Location: Hedberg Public Library - 316 S Main St - Janesville, WI 53545
Categorized as: Community Events, Educational, History & Heritage
Phone: (608) 755-3095
Date(s):  3/20/18 6:00 PM-8:00 PM