Susanna Ingersoll was a keen real estate maven when few business opportunities were available to women. Caroline Emmerton is credited with saving The House of the Seven Gables and providing important educational opportunities to Salem residents.
Join Robin Woodman of Harvard University to learn about these strong women of our historic site.
$10, Free for Gables’ members
Enterprising Women: The 19th Amendment to the Constitution guarantees and protects a woman’s right to vote. To honor the 100th anniversary of this historic milestone, The House of the Seven Gables will celebrate the enterprising spirit of women and their continuing impact with a year of special events.