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2017 Women in Public Life Award: Loretta Lynch

26 minutes 45 seconds

On June 20, 2017, former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch was honored with the 2017 Women in Public Life Award at the New-York Historical Society's 161st annual Strawberry Festival, which has been celebrating the achievements of women since 1856.


​New-York Historical Society President and CEO Louise Mirrer provides introductions, followed by remarks from Ms. Lynch. ​​ Please note: The event was slightly delayed as a result of storms that affected Ms. Lynch's travel. We are very grateful for her commitment and perseverance to be with us for this special event.

Creative: Tronvig Group