Ralph Gardner Jr: I’m Honored

Ralph Gardner, Jr., a journalist and WAMC commentator, talks about his experience being an honoree at the Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon’s annual benefit. Listen here.

Mary Gail Biebel Elected to Board of Trustees of Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon

The Trustees of Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon unanimously elected Mary Gail Biebel to the Board and to the office of Treasurer on Saturday, August 3. Biebel has been involved with the Shaker Museum for many years in a pro bono consulting capacity, most recently assisting the organization to draft its 2018 – 2020 strategic […]

Shakers’ Blood Syrup: A case of trademark infringement

The poster, printed in black and red, shows an illustration of two Shaker sisters standing on either side of a brother. The text proclaims, “Shakers’ Blood Syrup cures completely scrofula, cancer, rheumatism, catarrh, ulcers, & skin & blood diseases of every description.” The medicine, however, was not made by the Shakers, and the society had […]

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