National Women’s Hall of Fame wins Main Street grant for knitting mill project

Sarah Taddeo, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Published 9:25 a.m. ET Nov. 23, 2018 | Updated 5:14 p.m. ET Nov. 23, 2018 The National Women’s Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls will soon open a new chapter with its move to the historic Seneca Knitting Mill, and the development project recently beat other U.S. preservation initiatives to win $150,000 for the

2018 Partners in Preservation: Main Streets

2018 Partners in Preservation: Main Streets

By National Trust for Historic Preservation on Oct. 29, 2018 In 2018, the National Trust, American Express, and Main Street America headed back to Main Street for our annual Partners in Preservation campaignwith a focus on sites that celebrate the fight for equality. Each of the sites featured in this campaign have played a role in

Wondering What’s Going On at the Mill?

Wonder no more! Starting this Wednesday, July 11th at 12 o’clock noon, the National Women’s Hall of Fame will begin hosting Live Facebook Mill Updates every other Wednesday! Join us as our Gilbane Project Supervisor, Mackenzie Delaney, tours us through the construction, campaigning, and history of the Seneca Knitting Mill. We will be taking a

Beautiful view of the village from the fourth floor

Memories, emotions surface as demolition of Seneca Knitting Mill office building begins

By David L. Shaw on June 1, 2017, Finger Lakes Times SENECA FALLS — As workers were getting ready to begin demolishing buildings around the former Seneca Knitting Mill Tuesday, Anne Marrapese Kaye of Seneca Falls paid an emotional visit to the site. Camera in hand, she asked National Women’s Hall of Fame officials Jeanne Giovannini

Walls coming down at former Seneca Knitting Mill

Walls coming down at former Seneca Knitting Mill

By David L. Shaw on May 29, 2017, Finger Lakes Times SENECA FALLS — Demolition of former Seneca Knitting Mill structures on both sides of the limestone building that will be the new home of the National Women’s Hall of Fame is scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday. Crews from Sessler Wrecking and Excavating in Waterloo will be

HWS Artists Donate to National Women’s Hall of Fame Auction

HWS Artists Donate to National Women’s Hall of Fame Auction

By Hobart and William Smith Colleges on May 5th, 2017 Regional artists and craftspeople, including several HWS faculty members, will be featured in “A SmART Event,” an art auction to benefit the National Women’s Hall of Fame. The event, which will be held at Artisan Works in Rochester, N.Y., from 6 to 9 p.m. on

Windows installed

Work continues on renovating old mill for the Women’s Hall of Fame

By David L. Shaw on May 9, 2017, Finger Lakes Times SENECA FALLS — The first floor of the new National Women’s Hall of Fame is targeted to open in 2018. However, for that to happen, NWHF officials say monetary supporters big and small is needed to push the project over the finish line. The total price