To See the World

During the Civil War, glasses with colored lenses were used to treat disorders and illnesses. Yellow-trimmed glasses were used to treat syphilis, blue for insanity, and pink for depression. Thus we get the term, “to see the world through rose-colored glasses.”

Sybil Ludington

Date: June, 24th 2014 11:00 am - 11:14 am

The story of the 16-year-old girl whose midnight ride rivaled Paul Revere’s.

Great Hall Stage