In honor of National Women’s History Month, members of the Chemung County Council of Women held their 11th Annual event for Salute Your Favorite Woman in History, on Tuesday night at the Chemung Valley History Museum.
The women portrayed historical women who have made a difference in Chemung County, throughout the country, and across the world.
The Salute Your Favorite Woman in History was started to highlight women who have made a difference in our world. This year, the notable women portrayed were Harriet Tubman, Julia Beecher, Mary Harris Jones, Esther Steele, Marta Trancu-Rainer, and Beatrice Shilling.
The event is free and open to the public! For futher information on the event, contact Patricia Gross at (607)-749-7334.