If someone told you, "Meet me at the clock," would you know where to find them? Learn the history of this New Haven phrase and much more at "The Department Store Transformed: New England 1950-1970." Part of the New Haven Museum's 150th Anniversary lecture series, the lecture will focus on the evolution of department stores during the time period, with a special look at New Haven and Hartford. Richard Longstreth, Professor of American Studies at George Washington University, will deliver the lecture.
The Department Store Transformed: New England 1950-1970
April 4, 5:30 p.m., New Haven Museum, 114 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 562-4183, newhavenmuseum.org.