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Mapping Segregation in DC

This public history project is using GIS mapping software to document the historic segregation of DC’s public venues.

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Monument Lab at City Hall in Philadelphia

You may not believe it, but you can erect a new monument in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Digitization of Clara Barton Papers in D.C.

Michelle Krowl will detail the diverse projects and events which the Library of Congress has undertaken in the last four years.

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Summer 2015 Call for Authors – Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia

The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia, based at MARCH, continues to grow, and we are pleased to extend our call for authors to include new subject categories. For the summer of 2015, our expansion includes topics in sports, religion, Philadelphia and the nation / Philadelphia and the world, material culture, and background for the 2016 Democratic National Convention to be held in Philadelphia. Topics also remain available in other subject categories. To view the newly expanded list of available assignments, follow the link:

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Manhattan Project 70th Anniversary Events

The Atomic Heritage Foundation is hosting events on June 2 and 3.

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NJAM Names Dana Award Winner

The New Jersey Association of Museums has named Gail Stavitsky as the winner of the Dana Award.

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Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk in D.C.

This June, you can stretch your legs and your mind during the 32nd Annual Dupont Kalorama Museum Walk.

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Based at MARCH, with numerous community partners, The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia is a civic project to increase understanding of one of America’s greatest cities. From abolition and the American Revolution to yellow fever and zoos (with cheesesteaks, rowhouses, and hundreds of other topics in between), the digital Encyclopedia and print volume will offer the most comprehensive, authoritative reference source ever created for the Philadelphia region.