Driving Miss Biddle

    Sat, Apr 27, 2013

    Times: 3:00pm-5:00pm

    Venue: Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum

    104 Walker St., Lenox, MA 01240

    Contact:

    Mark Monette

    grouptours@gildedage.org

    413-637-3206

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    "Driving Miss Biddle: Michael Cole and the Life of a Lenox Chauffeur" will be presented at a Tea and Talk at Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum by James Cole, Michael's great grandson, on Saturday, April 27, at 3:00 pm. A Victorian Tea will follow the lecture. As part of Ventfort Hall's ongoing series of Gilded Age reminiscences, the talk will offer a glimpse into the employer/employee relationship that developed between two families. In 1880 a nineteen-year-old, horse-loving Irishman, Michael C...ole, made his way from County Derry to Philadelphia.

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