Princess White Deer: A Woman, a Mohawk, and a Legend

Sparta Historical Society features Esther Deer, known as Princess White Deer, the grand-daughter of a hereditary chief, and the most successful and talented Mohawk entertainer.  With a career that spans from Wild West Shows to the Russian stage to Vaudeville, Ziegfeld, and to the footpaths of Broadway, Esther Deer was a remarkable and fascinating modern career woman for any century.  The Van Kirk Homestead fall exhibit will display an intimate look at her life, career, and activism of Native and American causes.  Open from 1-4pm with 2pm talk.

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  1. Sparta Historical Society
  2. 973-726-0883
  3. spartahistoricalsocnj@gmail.com
Sun, October 22
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 10/22/2017 1:00pm 10/22/2017 4:00pm America/New_York Princess White Deer: A Woman, a Mohawk, and a Legend

Sparta Historical Society features Esther Deer, known as Princess White Deer, the grand-daughter of a hereditary chief, and the most successful and talented Mohawk entertainer. With a career that spans from Wild West Shows to the Russian stage to Vaudeville, Ziegfeld, and to the footpaths of Broadway, Esther Deer was a remarkable and fascinating modern career woman for any century. The Van Kirk ...

336 Main Street Sparta, NJ 07871

Van Kirk Homestead Museum

336 Main Street
Sparta, NJ 07871

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