Jane Winsor Gale (1868 – )

“GALE, Jane Winsor  (Mrs. Lyman Whitman Gale)  Weston, Mass.

Manager; b. Winchester, Mass., Nov. 8, 1868; dau. Frederick Winsor M.D. and Ann Bent (Ware) Winsor; ed. private schools, public high school, boarding school, art schools in N.Y. and Paris; m. Milton, Mass., Mar. 12, 1896 Lyman Whitman Gale; children: Priscilla, Emma W., Winsor.  Originated, supported and managed Toy Theatre, Boston, Mass., an experimental theatre  with amateur actors giving untried native plays and foreign plays for before seen in Boston.  Mem. Ways and Means Com. of Mass., Woman Suffrage Ass’n., Unitarian, Mem. Drama League, Drama Soc., Unitarian Ass’n (Boston), Friendly Soc. (Weston, Mass.).  Recreations: Motoring, sailing, tennis, bridge, dancing, writing, reading.”

Source:  Woman’s Who’s Who of America, Vol. 1, by John William Leonard, The American Commonwealth Co., New York, 1914, page 313.

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