Frances Willard: An Advocate for Social Justice

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hedberg Public Library
Program Room

Event Details

Written and presented by Elizabeth Martiniak, Janesville historian. Learn 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 our Local Experts program series.

Event Type(s): Adult Events