http://www.thegibsonhouse.org/events.html The Gibson House Museum
137 Beacon St.
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
Alcohol, LGBT, Lectures & Conferences, Social Good
John Burrows, a past president of the Gibson Society and longtime friend of the museum, will explore the world of Anglo-American gay men and women of the Victorian and Edwardian eras in which Charles Gibson Jr. came of age.
The founder and proprietor of J. R. Burrows & Company, specialists in historic reproduction decorative arts, John Burrows is nationally recognized for his knowledge of nineteenth-century architecture and interior design. During his career, he has worked on over 100 of America's most significant historic houses and public buildings. His recent projects include manufacturing reproductions of the Gibson House Museum's red and blue carpets.
6:00 p.m. reception, 6:30 p.m. lecture
Tickets are $12 members, $15 non-members
Reservations are required. To reserve a spot, please e-mail [email protected] or call 617-267-6338.
The Gibson House Museum is a private, nonprofit house museum in Boston's historic Back Bay neighborhood. The Gibson House Museum is located at 137 Beacon Street, between Arlington and Berkeley streets, convenient to both the Arlington Street subway stop on the Green Line and the Charles Street and Park Street subway stops on the Red Line.