The Story of Strawbridge & Clothier
Thursday, September 28, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
From the flagship store on Market Street in the heart of Philadelphia, Strawbridge & Clothier strove to meet the needs of its customers for more than a century. Author Margaret Strawbridge Butterworth charts the history of Philadelphia's iconic Strawbridge & Clothier, including vivid stories from past employees as she invites you to join the "Store Family."
This presentation is free and open to the public and will be held at the Historical Society located at 1654 DeKalb Street in Norristown, PA. The evening will begin at 6:30 PM with a social gathering and light refreshments. Lectures begin at 7:00 PM and last about an hour with time for questions at the end.
Funding for the Historical Society of Montgomery County is supported by a grant from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission,
a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.