Pop-Up Museum: Hudson Area Library
Jul
14
10:00am10:00am

Pop-Up Museum: Hudson Area Library

This Pop-Up invites the community to explore the work and daily life of the residents at the Girls Training School during the 1920s and the 1930s. Participants can interact with historical artifacts such as photographs, letters, and institutional records on three tables in a hands-on museum-like setting. 

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Becoming "Incorrigible": Interpreting Documents from a Complex Past
Oct
29
6:30pm 6:30pm

Becoming "Incorrigible": Interpreting Documents from a Complex Past

This workshop, led by collaborating scholars Tobi Jacobi and Laura Rogers, is a roundtable discussion and dialogue about how we read and interpret documents from a complex past and what these documents can tell us about the girls who lived at the Hudson Training School nearly a century ago.

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Black Child Saving Along the Hudson: an Illustrated Talk about the New York Movement, 1930-1980
Aug
8
7:00pm 7:00pm

Black Child Saving Along the Hudson: an Illustrated Talk about the New York Movement, 1930-1980

This talk by Geoff Ward, author of The Black Child Savers: Racial Democracy and Juvenile Justice and Associate Professor of Criminology, Law & Society at the University of California, will focus on the role of "black child savers" in the movement against Jim Crow juvenile justice in New York State.

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