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5th Annual Day of Archaeology Festival

The DC Historic Preservation Office (DC HPO) will sponsor its 5th Annual Day of Archaeology Festival on Saturday, July 16 at the Dumbarton House in Georgetown.

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Applications Open for 2016 NJ State History Fair

Participation in the 2016 Spirit of the Jerseys State History Fair is free for all non-profit historical organizations.

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All Quiet on the Southern front (of Pennsylvania): A Recap of a WWI Symposium in York, Pennsylvania

Which one is the real "Black Jack" Pershing? (Here's a hint, the Pershing image on the right is courtesy of the Library of Congress.)

The East Coast Branch of the WFA holds two World War I seminars every year in the Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia areas, bringing together scholars, students, and others who are interested in learning more about the “War to End All Wars.” This fall’s symposium took place on October 24th at the York County Heritage Trust and involved a full day of activities.

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APT Sponsors History Discussion in NY

Archives Partnership Trust Trustee emeritus Honorable Jack McEneny will lead an interactive discussion on the theory of “flashback history.”

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Arch Street Meeting House Receives Pew Center Grant

The Arch Street Meeting House, located at 320 Arch Street in Philadelphia, PA. Photo from The Philadelphia Encyclopedia.

In June, The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage announced its 2015 grants in support of the Philadelphia region’s cultural organizations and artists.

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New Digital Collection Launches on Higher Education of Women

College Women: Documenting the History of Women in Higher Education launches online.

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NY State Museum Getting $14 Million Renovations

It was announced earlier today that the New York State Museum, in Albany, New York, would be getting a $14 million facelift.

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