CSA Western Region Event: Florence Boynton and the Berkeley Historical Society &
- CSA Western Region Event:
Florence Boynton and the Berkeley Historical Society & CSA Western Region Annual Membership Meeting Oct. 2, 2011, Berkeley Historical Society (registration deadline September 23) Berkeley, CA
This program will be a presentation on the theatrical and fashion collection of Florence Boynton, dancer and choreographer, and her family. Boynton was a friend of Isadora Duncan and one of the more notorious inhabitants of Berkeley's "Nut Hill" in the early 1900s. Shelley Rideout, past-president of CSA Western Region and co-author of Berkeley Bohemia, will give an illustrated lecture on Boynton and the unusual clothing collection of the Berkeley Historical Society. The program will include a viewing of the Berkeley Historical Society's Fall 2011 exhibit commemorating the centennial of California women's fight for the vote. This program will also include our annual membership meeting.
Download the registration flyer here: http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com/RegionV/western.pdf