Essex County Museum Unveils Women’s Exhibit

The Essex County Museum has chosen ten extraordinary women from the county and the Middle Peninsula to honor in a new exhibit opening next Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. Museum officials say the ten Extraordinary Women chosen for the exhibit had a strong connection with Essex County and the Middle Peninsula plus were trailblazers in their particular fields and represented different time periods. It shows that even in the early 1600s women made important contributions to the development of the country.