In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, the Oxnard Public Library will host a visit with Ms. Maggie Brown, who became known as “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” after the Titanic disaster. Debbie McIntosh will portray Molly Brown in this trip back in time. The presentation is free and will take place on Tuesday, April 10 at 2 PM in the Main Downtown Library, Meeting Room B, 251 South A Street.
McIntosh is the founder and owner of History Through the Eyes of Women, and has portrayed over 30 different women including Betsy Ross, Madame Marie Curie, Abigail Adams, and many other historical figures.
The presentation will tell the story of Molly Brown through here own eyes, from her humble beginnings in Hannibal, Missouri, to her tales as a nouveau riche, philanthropic socialite in Leadville and Denver, Colorado. Brown’s story consists of a lifetime of adventures, hard work, and unbridled enthusiasm. She showed her mettle as she kept one of the lifeboats afloat and its occupants alive on that fateful April 14th evening in 1912, as the Titanic sank to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.
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