Ogden after Dark Lectures with Val Holley and Sarah Singh

Mar 17, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us to examine prohibition and prostitution, two of Weber County’s most historic labor industries. Historian Val Holley will talk about "The Way We Burped: Bootlegging and Other 25th Street Career Paths," and Weber State University archivist Sarah Singh will present "Sisters of Scarlet: Prostitution in Ogden." Recommended adults only.

This event accompanies the Smithsonian The Way We Worked exhibition, stopping in Ogden from January 28 to March 18, 2017 at the Union Station Museums. For more information, contact the Museum on 801.393.9890 or visit their listing of related public programs at http://theunionstation.org/the-way-we-worked/

The Way We Worked, an exhibition created by the National Archives, is part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and Utah Humanities, touring in partnership with the Union Station Foundation. For more information, see www.utahhumanities.org

Ogden Union Station Museums

2501 Wall Ave
Ogden , UT 84401-1359
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Event Contact:

Danielle Susi, Public Programs Coordinator
(801) 393-9890