Illustrated Presentation: “Leading Ladies of Westchester”


Friday, March 21, 2014
9:30 am - 11:00 am


The monthly meeting of the New Rochelle League of Women Voters Coffee & Conversation will present a special Women’s History Month program highlighting the great actresses of Westchester.

Beginning with the silent movie stars of the Thanhouser Films Company in New Rochelle (1909 – 1918) and D. W, Griffith’s studios in Mamaroneck (1919- 1924), Westchester has been home to some of America’s finest actresses in film, stage and television. In a digital slide presentation, New Rochelle city historian Barbara Davis highlights the lives and careers of many of these women, and the allure of our Westchester communities.

Event Location and Ticket Information

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Ossie Davis Theater, New Rochelle Public Library
1 Library Plaza
New Rochelle, New York
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Friday, March 21, 2014
Times: 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Ticket pricing:
Free event

Presenter: New Rochelle League of Women Voters and New Rochelle Public Library
Presenter Phone: 914-632-8254
Presenter Website:

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