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Learn to carve a name board at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Learn to carve a name board at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

. June 28, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering a workshop to teach the basics of carving a nameboard from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, Aug. 18, with all participants taking home their individual carved pieces. Participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. Workshop participants will work under the direction of experienced carver […]

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ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

. June 28, 2018

The Archives of American Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art are presenting a symposium, Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic, on July 13, 2018, from 1‒5 p.m. at the Whitney. Featuring conversations with artists, activists, and historians reflecting on the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 90s, the event will incorporate material from […]

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Harwood re-joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors

Harwood re-joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors

. June 26, 2018

E. Brooke (Brooke) Harwood recently re-joined the Board of Governors of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. He previously served two consecutive terms from 2009–2015. Harwood is a retired commercial airline executive with extensive international experience. In 1994, as managing director, China, for Federal Express, he led a team establishing scheduled air […]

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Women’s Rights National Historical Park Presents “The Diary of Theodosia Ford – Photographs by Xiomaro”

Women’s Rights National Historical Park Presents “The Diary of Theodosia Ford – Photographs by Xiomaro”

. June 25, 2018

Ask the average person to name an important woman of the American Revolution and they might think of Betsy Ross, believed to have made the first American flag for George Washington. A fine art photographic exhibit opening on July 1 at Women’s Rights National Historical Park seeks to introduce a new name into the public […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

. June 22, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project, sponsored by Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio, from June 26-August 19. “This exhibit comes to the museum as the nation grapples with the recent investigative reporting exposing the separation of families at our borders,” says Dion Brown, President of the […]

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