“Don’t Forget the Ladies”: The Women in John Marshall’s Life

Mar 30, 2021

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

In 1824, Chief Justice John Marshall commented that the “national character…depends more on the female part of society than is generally imagined.” While hardly a feminist by modern standards, John Marshall held a great admiration for the many strong and intelligent women that surrounded him throughout his life.

This Women’s History Month virtual focus tour will explore the lives of Mary “Polly” Marshall, Mary Marshall Harvie, Agnes Spurlock and many other women who occupied and experienced the spaces in this Richmond home.

60 minutes; $10 per device; Free for Preservation Virginia members

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