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October 26, 2017

ACCLAIMED EXHIBIT FOR THE RECORD OPENS AT THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY MUSEUM AND THE TEXTILE MUSEUM

October 20, 2017

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C. AND THE SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE INTRODUCE CHOCOLATE CITY: A HISTORY OF RACE AND DEMOCRACY IN THE NATION’S CAPITAL BY CHRIS MYERS ASCH AND GEORGE DEREK MUSGROVE

September 19, 2017

ACCLAIMED D.C. AUTHOR MARITA GOLDEN DISCUSSES D.C.’S ALZHEIMER’S STRUGGLE 

September 11, 2017

HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S 2017 MAKING D.C. HISTORY AWARDS HONOR JOSÉ ANDRÉS, DOUGLAS DEVELOPMENT CORP., ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON, THE RUPPERT FAMILY, AND DI AND LOU STOVALL

August 10, 2017

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C. WILL REOPEN AT THE NEWSEUM

June 30, 2017
HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C. AND DC PUBLIC LIBRARY SPECIAL COLLECTIONS — WASHINGTONIANA MOVING AS APPLE PREPARES RESTORATION OF HISTORIC CARNEGIE LIBRARY

April 5, 2017
DR. FRANK SMITH TO RECEIVE VISIONARY HISTORIAN AWARD FROM HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C.

December 16, 2016
HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND KIPLINGER RESEARCH LIBRARY TO REOPEN IN 2017 AFTER SUCCESSFUL REMEDIATION

October 31, 2016
NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM TO HOST HISTORICAL SOCIETY EXHIBITION FEATURING PHOTOGRAPHS OF VERNON SQUARE AND DOWNTOWN D.C. FROM THE 1960S ONWARDS

October 21, 2016
43RD ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON D.C. HISTORY TACKLES HOT-BUTTON ISSUES

September 28, 2016
MAKING D.C. HISTORY AWARDS MOVES TO NEWSEUM FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7

August 24, 2016
EXHIBITION FEATURES PHOTOGRAPHS OF MT VERNON SQUARE AND DOWNTOWN D.C. FROM THE 1960S ONWARDS

August 11, 2016
HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO PRESENT MAKING D.C. HISTORY AWARDS TO ANTHONY WILLIAMS, MEYER FOUNDATION, ASSOCIATION OF OLDEST INHABITANTS, McGUIRE FAMILY, AND WASHINGTONIAN MAGAZINE

August 9, 2016
HISTORICAL SOCIETY INVITES ARTISTS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS TO DOCUMENT EIGHT D.C. NEIGHBORHOODS FOR CASH PRIZES IN ANNUAL JURIED COMPETITION

July 29,2016
DAY OF SERVICE BRINGS READING PARTNERS AND AMERICORPS TO OPEN UP D.C. HISTORY”

May 25, 2016
LONNIE BUNCH TO RECEIVE VISIONARY HISTORIAN AWARD FROM THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C.

April 22, 2016
WASHINGTON HISTORY REVEALS STRUGGLES FOR FULL CITIZENSHIP

April 20, 2016
2016 SILBERMAN FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCED

March 14, 2016
EXHIBIT OF 30 LOCAL ARTISTS DEPICTS CHANGING WASHINGTON

March 10, 2016
NEW EVENING AND WEEKEND HOURS DURING THE RUN OF EXPOSED DC’s 2016 PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW

December 18, 2015
NEW EXHIBIT ‘DISTRICT’ FEATURES NEVER BEFORE DISPLAYED IMAGES

April 23, 2015
JAMES M. GOODE TO RECEIVE VISIONARY HISTORIAN AWARD FROM THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C.

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