From a Richmond Streetcar: Life through the Lens of Harris Stilson by Kitty Snow

Time Period
1877 to 1924
Media Type
Audio
Topics
Domestic Life
Entertainment
Soundcloud
Presenter
Kitty Snow

On July 10, Kitty Snow delivererd a Banner Lecture entitled “From a Richmond Streetcar: Life through the Lens of Harris Stilson.”

Streetcar motorman Harris Stilson spent countless hours using his camera to capture Richmond and its everyday citizens nearly 100 years ago, giving us a priceless look at the city’s many slices of life. This lecture, presented by Kitty Snow, Harry’s great-granddaughter, revealed the city’s past as told through Harry’s prolific images and her thoughtful narration.