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Tuesday Talk and Museum Tour – “The Fan, a Socially Acceptable Flirting Tool” – During the 18th century, the hand-held fan was used as a utensil for coquetry. Learn about fan etiquette and how this accessory can communicate secret messages

Tuesday, August 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Barnstable Historical Society Talk & Tour Summer Lecture Series features the practical and political, the mundane and sublime aspects of Barnstable’s cultural heritage and Victorian era trends of 19th-early 20th century America.

Talks are scheduled every Tuesday in July & August from 1:30pm to 2:00pm, followed by a docent led museum tour from 2:00pm to 3:00pm.

Admission is $5.00 per person.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, August 13
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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Organizer

Barnstable Historical Society
Phone
(508) 362
Email
barnstablehistoricalsociety@gmail.com
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Venue

Barnstable Historical Society
3087 Main Street
Barnstable, MA 02630
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Phone
508-362-2982
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