Newport Preservation Society

June 25 • 3:00 – 3:30 p.m. on WAAM • Ann Arbor

renoir2Join Ed as he describes examples of the kind of fine and decorative art collected in America during The Gilded Age. While many of the artists are largely forgotten today, early purchases of others, such as the French Barbizon and Impressionist painters, enabled many superb works to enter our private and public collections.



June 25 • 3:30 – 4:00 p.m. on WAAM • Ann Arbor

Ed welcomes back Trudy Coxe, distinguished CEO and Executive Director of The Preservation Society of Newport County. Trudy has joined us nearly every year since the broadcast began. She will describe the exciting 2016 summer season, share stories about Newport’s rise as the country’s premier social center, and explain how the Society maintains its 11 magnificent Colonial and Gilded Age mansions.