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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Board Appointment

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Board Appointment

. October 10, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has announced the appointment of Attorney Brian C. Thomas, Esq., partner with Cincinnati’s Graydon law firm, to its board of directors. Mr. Thomas chair’s the Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group, where he has experience representing employers in a wide range of employment matters, including workplace health […]

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Pilot and Hydroplane Champ Profiled Lecture and Book Signing at the Museum of Fight

Pilot and Hydroplane Champ Profiled Lecture and Book Signing at the Museum of Fight

. October 10, 2018

SEATTLE – On Oct. 13 at 2 p.m., David Williams, executive director of the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum in Kent, Wash., discusses his new book, A Race To Freedom: The Mira Slovak Story. In 1953 Slovak was a young Czechoslovakian airline pilot with a burning ambition to leave the recent Communist rule of his homeland […]

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First Exhibit of First Man Movie Properties at the Museum of Flight

First Exhibit of First Man Movie Properties at the Museum of Flight

. October 9, 2018

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight presents a special collection of costumes and properties used in the making of Universal Studio’s blockbuster movie First Man. Both the movie and the exhibit, Behind the Scenes of First Man, open Oct. 12. The Museum of Flight has been associated with First Man filmmakers and distributor Universal Studios […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announce OysterFest stew competitors, bands and activities

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announce OysterFest stew competitors, bands and activities

. October 8, 2018

On Saturday, October 27, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St Michaels, Md. will host two live stages of music and an oyster stew competition as part of OysterFest. Oyster stew competitors include Sunflowers and Greens and Milestone Catering of Easton, Md.; Bistro St. Michaels, Theo’s Steaks, Sides & Spirits and Crab N Que of […]

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THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART AND MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART PARTNER WITH FOR FREEDOMS TO DELIVER CREATIVE CIVIC ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMMING

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART AND MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART PARTNER WITH FOR FREEDOMS TO DELIVER CREATIVE CIVIC ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMMING

. October 6, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) and Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) today announced their participation in For Freedoms, a national platform for creative civic engagement, discourse, and direct action. Through its 50 State Initiative, For Freedoms is bringing together a multiplicity of voices to spark a national dialogue about art, […]

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