Somerville: Haven for Ingenious Minds
a talk by historian and acclaimed author, Dee Morris
From Dr. Luther Bell, Director of the McLean Asylum on Cobble Hill, who instisted on humane treatment of the mentally ill to Daniel Stillson, inventor of the Stillson wrench to Harriet Wesdott, pioneer in dress reform for women, Somerville has always made room for creative thinkers. Come hear acclaimed author, Dee Morris, speak about these and other ingenious Somervillians.
This lecture is supported in part by a grant from the Somerville Arts Council , a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.