March 25, 2022

Hawthorne Pride Alliance and Foundation Awards Certificates of Recognition to American Labor Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that the Hawthorne Pride Alliance and Foundation (HPA/F) has recently awarded Certificates of Recognition to Museum Director Angelica Santomauro and Education Director Evelyn Hershey for their postiive impact on the LGBTQIA+ community, specifically on the Hawthorne Pride Alliance and Foundation of Hawthorne, New Jersey.

In conjunction with Women's History Month, March 2022, Dr. Santomauro and Ms. Hershey were commended by the HPA/F for their contributions to helping to educate, motivate, dedicate, and celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community and their allies.

The Botto House National Landmark, home of the American Labor Museum, is located at 83 Norwood Street, Haledon, New Jersey.  It was the meeting place for over 20,000 silk mill workers during the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike.  The Museum offers a free lending library, restored period rooms, changing exhibits, Museum Store, Old World Gardens, educational programs and special events.  The Museum's hours of operation are Monday through Friday 9AM-5PM.  Tours are offered Wednesday through Saturday from 1-4PM or by appointment.  For further information, please visit the Museum's website  or contact the Museum at (973) 595-7953 or email