After years of scandal and front-page coverage in papers across the country, in January 1904, Elbert and Alice were finally free to marry and with 9-year-old Miriam, they moved to the Roycroft. This talk will focus on Miriam’s life in the years before, her youth at the Roycroft, and what happened when she was suddenly orphaned at age 20. Based on biographies of her parents, Roycroft and family photos, newspaper articles, letters, Miriam’s unpublished papers, and family stories, Elizabeth Garber, one of Miriam’s grandchildren, explores what Miriam’s life was like, in and out of the public spotlight.
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LECTURE: The Life of Miriam Elberta Hubbard: Elbert and Alice Hubbard’s Love Child
July 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT$20.00
The Roycroft Campus is offering this special presentation which will be offered in-person on Thursday evening at 7pm in the Power House and virtually through Zoom on Saturday at 11am.
FREE for Roycroft Campus Members. Members please call the Roycroft Campus to register for this program, or call to become a Member at 716-655-0261.
The cost of this lecture is $20 per person.
Guests registered can attend either in-person, virtual or both presentations. Zoom link will be sent in a separate email the week of the class.