Mexico Public Library Hosts Ritchie “Women of Distinction” Display

Patty Ritchie

August 09, 2012

Display Encourages People to Learn About Notable Female New Yorkers

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced her “Women of Distinction” exhibit is on display at the Mexico Public Library, located at 3269 Main Street in Mexico.  The display is available for viewing during regular business hours.   

The traveling display, which will be featured at Oswego County libraries through October 8th, provides an opportunity for people to learn about New York’s female leaders, both past and present. 

The moving display features this year’s Woman of Distinction, Jan Rebeor of Oswego County, as well as other famous New York women; such as Rhoda Fox Graves, Susan B. Anthony, Harriet Tubman, Lucille Ball and more. 

The display will be featured at the following libraries:


Mexico Public Library, August 9th to August 17th

Sandy Creek’s Annie P. Ainsworth Memorial Library, August 20th to August 28th

Central Square Library, August 29th to September 6th

Pulaski Public Library, September 10th to September 18th

Phoenix Public Library, September 19th to September 27th

Oswego City Library, September 28th to October 8th


To learn more about New York’s Women of Distinction, please click here.