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History in the Making

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Sat Sep 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
National Museum of Industrial History

Get ready to be transported back in time to 1876! Join the staff at the National Museum of Industrial History and learn about how women lived in the 19th century. Become an exhibitor in the Women’s Pavilion at the World’s Fair, learn about the first woman engineer, or join Susan B. Anthony as a women’s right activist.  Get ready to dress up and use artifacts from the museum’s Centennial Gallery as you recreate the lives of real and fictional characters from the period. Learn how to work an antique printing press, handle silk worm cocoons, and petition for your right to vote!  All troops must meet girl-adult ratios for their group. Individual girls must be accompanied by a registered adult.*Includes admission to the museum and Playing the Past badge.