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The Women of Roedde House Tour


From 1893 to 1925, Roedde House was home to Vancouver's first bookbinders, Matilda and Gustav Roedde and their family.

"The Women of Roedde House Tour" will be featuring three guides:

* Jolene Cumming of Herstory Cafe and the Stanley Park History Group will be speaking on women and bookbinding, on domestic service, and on West End leisure activities of the era,
* Lorraine Irving, of the BC Genealogical Society and Mt. View Cemetery tours, will be speaking on one of Gustav Roedde's daughters, the murdered nurse, Anna Catherine Roedde.
* One of our own knowledgeable docents will be speaking about the Roedde family's journey to and life in Vancouver

Light refreshments will be served after the tour.  Admission is $10.00.

Only 20 spots available to experience this celebration of the women of Vancouver's past!  To purchase tickets, call 604 684-7040 or e-mail info@roeddehouse.org


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