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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical societyNEW YORK (AP) - Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical society
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an honorary prize from the New-York Historical Society. The Burns siblings, whose many credits together and separately include documentaries on the Pilgrims, baseball and... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical societyNEW YORK (AP) - Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical society
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an honorary prize from the New-York Historical Society. The Burns siblings, whose many credits together and separately include documentaries on the Pilgrims, baseball and... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Cañon City School District down to two options for Washington Elementaryhave sample property plots of where new buildings would be," Welsh said. The d
Cañon City School District down to two options for Washington Elementary
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 22 minutes ago
have sample property plots of where new buildings would be," Welsh said. The district also will consult with the Colorado Historical Society to determine how to precede with the CCMS's historic section. "The comments I heard in work session were... Read more
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Salon.com
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical societyNEW YORK (AP) — Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical society
Salon.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an honorary prize from the New-York Historical Society. The Burns siblings’ many credits together and separately include documentaries on the Civil War, baseball and New... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kiama Readers Festival to offer a session of historical intereston October 14-16, with the body of speaker sessions in the Kiama Pavilion on Sa
Kiama Readers Festival to offer a session of historical interest
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
on October 14-16, with the body of speaker sessions in the Kiama Pavilion on Saturday, October 15. Kiama and District Historical Society members and others intrigued by history may be particularly interested in attending a joint session of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical societyNEW YORK -- Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an h
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical society
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK -- Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an honorary prize from the New-York Historical Society. The Burns siblings' many credits together and separately include documentaries on the Civil War, baseball and New... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical societyNEW YORK (AP) - Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received
Filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns honored by historical society
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Brothers and fellow filmmakers Ken and Ric Burns have received an honorary prize from the New-York Historical Society. The Burns siblings' many credits together and separately include documentaries on the Civil War, baseball and New... Read more
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Brandon Sun
North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline sitein southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragmen
North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline site
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
in southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragments were found during the survey last week. Historical Society spokeswoman Kim Jondahl confirmed the contents of the memo but said it was "a first draft of an internal... Read more
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Salon.com
North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline sitein southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragmen
North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline site
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
in southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragments were found during the survey last week. Historical Society spokeswoman Kim Jondahl confirmed the contents of the memo but said it was “a first draft of an internal... Read more
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CTV News
No Native American artifacts found at pipeline site, North Dakota saysin southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragmen
No Native American artifacts found at pipeline site, North Dakota says
CTV News / Posted 3 hours ago
in southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragments were found during the survey last week. Historical Society spokeswoman Kim Jondahl confirmed the contents of the memo but said it was "a first draft of an internal... Read more
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Daily Herald
North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline sitein southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragmen
North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline site
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
in southern North Dakota. The memo said only some animal teeth and bone fragments were found during the survey last week. Historical Society spokeswoman Kim Jondahl confirmed the contents of the memo but said it was "a first draft of an internal... Read more
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NBC Washington
Carnegie Library Closes Due to Mold Concernsto any mold issue in the building can be expedited so we can re-open to public,
Carnegie Library Closes Due to Mold Concerns
NBC Washington / Posted 4 hours ago
to any mold issue in the building can be expedited so we can re-open to public,” said John Suau, executive director of the Historical Society of Washington. “We host exhibits in last year and a half. We’ve opened eight exhibits on the history of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
$58K taken from historical society from treasurerFITZWILLIAM, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire attorney general's office says the F
$58K taken from historical society from treasurer
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 hours ago
FITZWILLIAM, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire attorney general's office says the Fitzwilliam Historical Society suffered a theft of over $58,000 from its treasurer, and its board of directors will undergo mandatory training to limit future risks. The... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press at 5F. Kennedy and Bill Clinton. FITZWILLIAM, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire attorn
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press at 5
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 hours ago
F. Kennedy and Bill Clinton. FITZWILLIAM, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire attorney general's office says the Fitzwilliam Historical Society suffered a theft of over $58,000 from its treasurer, and its board of directors will undergo mandatory... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Donor savea oldest house in Champaign County villageestimated a man named George Bailey built the original structure around 1850, s
Donor savea oldest house in Champaign County village
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
estimated a man named George Bailey built the original structure around 1850, said Grayson Atha from the West Liberty Historical Society. Once the building was condemned, the village planned to tear it down, King said, because it would be too... Read more
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WALB Albany
Community raises funds for cafe destroyed in fireorganizations are putting on a barbeque to raise money for the Church Street Ca
Community raises funds for cafe destroyed in fire
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
organizations are putting on a barbeque to raise money for the Church Street Café in Hahira. The barbeque is at the Hahira Historical Society. Organizers will be selling plates of barbeque. There is no set price, organizers just ask for folks to... Read more
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Architect Magazine
When Bulldozers Roamed the Earthand the creation of the interstate highway system. Yale University Press/repri
When Bulldozers Roamed the Earth
Architect Magazine / Posted 5 hours ago
and the creation of the interstate highway system. Yale University Press/reprinted with permission from the Wisconsin Historical Society The Allies deployed more than 100,000 tractors during World War II. Earth-moving equipment manufacturers... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichby program at 11 a.m. Television news reporter Lesley Stahl will discuss her l
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 hours ago
by program at 11 a.m. Television news reporter Lesley Stahl will discuss her life at an event to benefit the Greenwich Historical Society at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Greenwich Country Club, 19 Doubling Road, Greenwich. Event tickets are $250. A... Read more
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Daily Journal
Riverside biking and walking trail grabbing attentionCitizens United, Amcor Rigid Plastics, Millville Army Air Field Museum, city go
Riverside biking and walking trail grabbing attention
Daily Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
Citizens United, Amcor Rigid Plastics, Millville Army Air Field Museum, city government, National Park Service, Millville Historical Society, Holly City family Success Center and Taking Back Millville will be present starting at 9 a.m. Citizens... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton icons return for city's 225th celebrationaround the courthouse from 8 a.m. into the afternoon; Food Trucks will be open
Hamilton icons return for city's 225th celebration
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 hours ago
around the courthouse from 8 a.m. into the afternoon; Food Trucks will be open on South Front Street; the Butler County Historical Society and Benninghofen House Museum will be open (327 N. 2nd St.); and a Native American Artifact Exhibit will... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Thousands Come Out For Mount Kisco Sales Daysand entertainment. Many also took a ride on an antique trolley to receive a nar
Thousands Come Out For Mount Kisco Sales Days
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 7 hours ago
and entertainment. Many also took a ride on an antique trolley to receive a narrated history of the area by the Mount Kisco Historical Society. Attendees also had their choice of a full line-up of food in the food court, along with plenty of beer... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Arnold Palmer leaves legacy in the Southern Tiertold WBNG. Palmer, one of the most popular players in the history of the game,
Arnold Palmer leaves legacy in the Southern Tier
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 7 hours ago
told WBNG. Palmer, one of the most popular players in the history of the game, has died at age 87. The Broome County Historical Society has scrapbooks organized by the decade, to document B.C. Open history -- and Palmer's attendance is a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco
Thousands Come Out For Mount Kisco Sales Daysand entertainment. Many also took a ride on an antique trolley to receive a nar
Thousands Come Out For Mount Kisco Sales Days
The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco / Posted 7 hours ago
and entertainment. Many also took a ride on an antique trolley to receive a narrated history of the area by the Mount Kisco Historical Society. Attendees also had their choice of a full line-up of food in the food court, along with plenty of beer... Read more
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Times News
Museum programs focus on presidents, first dadsand Businessweek. Copies of his book will be available, and he will sign copie
Museum programs focus on presidents, first dads
Times News / Posted 8 hours ago
and Businessweek. Copies of his book will be available, and he will sign copies following the presentation. Admission is free to heritage museum/Lehigh County Historical Society members; nonmembers pay only $8 for adults, $3 for nonmember child... Read more
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Times News
Gallery owner to speak at Nesquehoning meetingThe September meeting of the Nesquehoning Historical Society will be held at 6
Gallery owner to speak at Nesquehoning meeting
Times News / Posted 8 hours ago
The September meeting of the Nesquehoning Historical Society will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesdayat the borough hall building, 114 W. Catawissa St. Members will be reading and voting on the newly proposed society bylaws, so all members are urged to... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Opening of Beckley trail gives hikers new place to exploreafternoon. Moorefield spent his time creating the trail so the community could
Opening of Beckley trail gives hikers new place to explore
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 hours ago
afternoon. Moorefield spent his time creating the trail so the community could have a place to explore. Raleigh County Historical Society President Tom Sopher says he loves learning the history the backyards of Beckley have to offer. Soher,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas schools offer artifacts to Smithsonian National African American Museum of History and Cultureon Nov. 8, 2014, in Washington, DC. The Smithsonian's National Museum of Africa
Texas schools offer artifacts to Smithsonian National African American Museum of History and Culture
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
on Nov. 8, 2014, in Washington, DC. The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture and the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. co-hosted the daylong program to help residents in the District, Maryland and Virginia... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Nearly $60,000 stolen from Fitzwilliam nonprofit, AG saysNearly $60,000 was stolen from the Fitzwilliam Historical Society, a nonprofit
Nearly $60,000 stolen from Fitzwilliam nonprofit, AG says
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 10 hours ago
Nearly $60,000 was stolen from the Fitzwilliam Historical Society, a nonprofit organization in New Hampshire, Attorney General Joseph Foster announced Monday. Thomas Morton, the organization's late treasurer, stole $58,421 in a series of withdrawals... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Roseville & Rocklin: Top 10 Free Things To Docommunity by learning a little bit of history. Self guided tours in Rocklin & R
Roseville & Rocklin: Top 10 Free Things To Do
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 11 hours ago
community by learning a little bit of history. Self guided tours in Rocklin & Roseville are a breeze. Contact the local Historical Society for details. 7. Go to the ParkSure, it's the most obvious suggestion and perhaps one that is also most... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Bicentennial Torch Relay to come through campus, celebrate 200 years of statehoodsaid. "What most people can go to is a torch relay that would go through their
Bicentennial Torch Relay to come through campus, celebrate 200 years of statehood
Ball State Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
said. "What most people can go to is a torch relay that would go through their own county.” According to the Indiana Historical Society, the torch represents liberty and enlightenment. The torch used in the relay was developed by Purdue... Read more
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Marshall Independent
GenealogyCottonwood who is into genealogy. She has helped with the City of Cottonwood’s
Genealogy
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 hours ago
Cottonwood who is into genealogy. She has helped with the City of Cottonwood’s historical book, served on the Cottonwood Historical Society and volunteers at the Lyon County Museum. I do find museums to be interesting places to visit, but I don’t... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
German Valley museum steps back in time with open houseallows participants to experience what life used to be like in German Valley, F
German Valley museum steps back in time with open house
The Journal-Standard / Posted 11 hours ago
allows participants to experience what life used to be like in German Valley, Fran Jansen, president of the German Valley Historical Society, said. The afternoon was filled with demonstrations, food, museum tours and children's activities.“We have... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Monday, September 26, 2016at City Hall, the Chamber of Commerce and Decatur Civic Center, among other loc
Monday, September 26, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 14 hours ago
at City Hall, the Chamber of Commerce and Decatur Civic Center, among other locations. BENEFIT CONCERT – The Wise County Historical Society is having a benefit concert featuring the Forgiven Quartet 7 p.m. Saturday at the Wise County Heritage... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardiconic structure, from its construction in 1954 to today. The presentation, a
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
iconic structure, from its construction in 1954 to today. The presentation, a collaboration between the Forsyth Township Historical Society and the Forsyth Township Public Library, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Gilbert Elementary School on Iron... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendariconic structure, from its construction in 1954 to today. The presentation, a c
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
iconic structure, from its construction in 1954 to today. The presentation, a collaboration between the Forsyth Township Historical Society and the Forsyth Township Public Library, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Gilbert Elementary School on Iron... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Greenport man’s vast genealogical database donated to librarybefore retiring young. That gave him more time to devote to his hobby and his t
Greenport man’s vast genealogical database donated to library
The Suffolk Times / Posted 14 hours ago
before retiring young. That gave him more time to devote to his hobby and his time as a board member of the Suffolk County Historical Society. Mr. Hulse met his wife, Pam, 24 years ago at a reunion of the well-known Raynor family on the East End.... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Bounce Day prepares students for disaster eventssaid to be carrying a shotgun, and two others with handguns. All of the injurie
Bounce Day prepares students for disaster events
KTTC Rochester / Posted 14 hours ago
said to be carrying a shotgun, and two others with handguns. All of the injuries are non-life threatening. Wabasha County Historical Society debuts Civil War experienceWabasha County Historical Society debuts Civil War experience The Wabasha... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Med City Fall Half Marathon lets runners race the streets of Rochestersaid to be carrying a shotgun, and two others with handguns. All of the injurie
Med City Fall Half Marathon lets runners race the streets of Rochester
KTTC Rochester / Posted 14 hours ago
said to be carrying a shotgun, and two others with handguns. All of the injuries are non-life threatening. Wabasha County Historical Society debuts Civil War experienceWabasha County Historical Society debuts Civil War experience The Wabasha... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefwill be held in the Keys Community Room. For more information contact Jean Hlad
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
will be held in the Keys Community Room. For more information contact Jean Hlady at 617-698-5757, ext. 3. THURSDAY Quincy Historical Society will hold a Reception and Silent Auction to benefit the Society and its work at 7:00 PM at the Adams... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
See the starsat BaHa Brothers Sandbar Grille, 64 Weir St., Taunton, to promote his new CD, "
See the stars
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 16 hours ago
at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Grille, 64 Weir St., Taunton, to promote his new CD, "Blues Full Circle." ONGOING Lakeville Historical Society Museum, 442 Bedford St. (Route 18), 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays and 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 25.... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
New JCHS Director Brings New Mission for MuseumChanges at the top for Jefferson County's Historical Society. It's hit hard ti
New JCHS Director Brings New Mission for Museum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 16 hours ago
Changes at the top for Jefferson County's Historical Society. It's hit hard times recently, but with a new Executive Director, Jordan Walker, comes a new mission. Walker grew up in the north country and has been going to the Historical Society in... Read more
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Irish Central
In 1897, NY Irish immigrants paid 10 cents to walk across a bit of land from homefell far below the $1 million target, raising just $35, 597 in total. This mone
In 1897, NY Irish immigrants paid 10 cents to walk across a bit of land from home
Irish Central / Posted 16 hours ago
fell far below the $1 million target, raising just $35, 597 in total. This money was later given to the American Irish Historical Society to assist in the purchase of 991 Fifth Avenue, where they reside to this day. Irish fairs were not... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State wants Aberdeen's B & O Station to be moved to Festival Park areasignificant, Frank Furness designed building, which has not served passengers s
State wants Aberdeen's B & O Station to be moved to Festival Park area
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
significant, Frank Furness designed building, which has not served passengers since 1958 and has slid into disrepair. The Historical Society of Harford County obtained grants to move the building back from the railroad tracks in 2014, but it still... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County community calendarBloomfield Library Main Meeting Room, 4600 Walnut Lake Road, West Bloomfield To
Oakland County community calendar
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
Bloomfield Library Main Meeting Room, 4600 Walnut Lake Road, West Bloomfield Township, www.gwbhs.org. � The White Lake Historical Society Community Trunk/Flea Market is 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 1 at Kelley-Fisk Farm, 9180 Highland Road, bring tent... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Annual Busti Festival Begins Unofficial Start Of Fall Seasongrown in Western New York means as much symbolically as it does for freshness,
Annual Busti Festival Begins Unofficial Start Of Fall Season
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
grown in Western New York means as much symbolically as it does for freshness, said Kim Arzner, a member of the Busti Historical Society. "We think it's important that the apples were grown right here in New York," Arzner said. The apple... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
The Great Grassroots GatheringVisitors could enjoy music from Sandra Lee and the Velvets, shop at a few vendo
The Great Grassroots Gathering
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Visitors could enjoy music from Sandra Lee and the Velvets, shop at a few vendors and enjoy burgers and hotdogs from the historical society. The gathering is a fundraiser for the historical society, which raises money through food sales and rent from... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Cemetery tour to focus on tragic accidents of pastresidents. October’s event will mark Ms. Esty’s 19th year running the event aft
Cemetery tour to focus on tragic accidents of past
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
residents. October’s event will mark Ms. Esty’s 19th year running the event after taking it over from the Lackawanna Historical Society. Actor Karl Barbee said the experience has changed his perception of Dunmore Cemetery. “I can’t look at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Regional NSW is a cultural ghetto of poverty compared to Sydney as museums cry poorHouse and $139 million for its Walsh Bay Arts Precinct. Debbie Sommers (right)
Regional NSW is a cultural ghetto of poverty compared to Sydney as museums cry poor
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
House and $139 million for its Walsh Bay Arts Precinct. Debbie Sommers (right) and Judith Hansen from the Port Macquarie Historical Society. Sommers believes regional NSW misses out on funding for cultural facilities compared to Sydney city.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Way Back When ... 1890The Nichols Opera House was built between March and December 1890, named for G.
Way Back When ... 1890
The New Canaan News / Posted 22 hours ago
The Nichols Opera House was built between March and December 1890, named for G. Duff Nichols, according to the New Canaan Historical Society. After coming to New Canaan in the late 1870s, Nichols had served as “town auditor, school visitor, special... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Way Back When ... 1890The Nichols Opera House was built between March and December 1890, named for G.
Way Back When ... 1890
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
The Nichols Opera House was built between March and December 1890, named for G. Duff Nichols, according to the New Canaan Historical Society. After coming to New Canaan in the late 1870s, Nichols had served as “town auditor, school visitor, special... Read more
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