Wheels: Women and Independence, 1900 – 1920
Celebrate the Suffrage Centennials at the Saratoga Automobile Museum with us this year!
This groundbreaking exhibit showcases the experiences of seven pioneer female automobile enthusiasts, with New York State as the starting point for their adventures.
At the time, women represented less than 10% of licensed drivers, and “autoing” was definitely not for the faint of heart.
Each woman has her own unique story to tell, with a passion for motoring at center.
Wheels: The Jewel Sisters – Acting, Activism, and Automobiles
Izetta Jewel Kenney Brown Miller
Hazel May Jewel Kenney Godwin Horne
Wheels: House Calls - Medicine and Politics
Dr. Elizabeth Van Rensselaer Gillette
Wheels: Banned! Women and Racing
Joan Newton Cuneo
Wheels: Westward - From Hell Gate to the Golden Gate
Alice Taylor Huyler Ramsey
Wheels: “The Car, The Girl, and The Wide, Wide World”
Blanche Stuart Scott
Wheels: Driving for Freedom
Sarah Breedlove McWilliams Davis Walker, better known as Madam C. J. Walker
Renowned artist, Chris Osborne will share her award-winning automotive paintings with visitors at the Saratoga Automobile Museum’s new Golub Gallery exhibit; Wheels of Change: Cars and Culture of the 1960’s. Set to open on Saturday, March 30, the exhibit featuring a wide variety of significant vehicles from the iconic decade will run through Sunday, October 27.