A service of the National History Center, the Events Calendar includes information about history-related events sponsored by an array of institutions in the DC area. The Center is not responsible for the accuracy of the information. To list events, please contact Amanda Perry at aperry@historians.org.

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Edward Ayers on The Thin Light of Freedom

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From Selma to Moscow: How Human Rights Activists Transformed US Foreign Policy

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The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of a Nation

DC History Grad: Women in Academic Roundtable

Japanese Industrial Espionage, American Decline, and the Political Economy of Knowledge in the 1980s

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USCHS: Reconstruction Reexamined

Congressional Briefing on the History of US Infrastructure

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Jill Norgren on Stories from Trailblazing Women Lawyers

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World War II at Sea: A Global History

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Elaine Weiss on The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote

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Alexander Hamilton’s Revolutionary War Service

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Washington’s Unknown President, James A. Garfield: A Case Study in Creating a Memorial in Washington

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Johann Neem on Democracy’s Schools: The Rise of Public Education in America

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Emanuel G. Leutze: “A Man of True Genius”, Neglected and Almost Forgotten

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Transplanting Technology: Dr. Michael DeBakey and Cold War Technology Transfer

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Community of Historians Brown Bag Lunch

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