Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Aug 24

Radcliffe Exhibits: Corita Kent: Footnotes and Headlines | 8/24 - 9/18/15.

9:00am

Location: 

Schlesinger Library, 3 James Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Corita Kent: Footnotes and Headlines opens on August 24, 2015, and runs through September 18, 2015.

The exhibition will be on view on the first floor of the Schlesinger Library, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Artist Frances Elizabeth Kent was born in 1918 and took the name Sister Mary Corita when she became a nun with the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in 1936. She left the order in 1968 and continued to create work that was...

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2015 Aug 10

Center for the History of Medicine: Lunchtime Lecture on "Sella Turcica"

12:00pm

Location: 

Ware Room, 5th Floor Countway Library 10 Shattuck St. Boston, MA 02115

Upcoming Lunchtime Lecture

 "How did the Turkish Saddle become the Sella Turcica? A Cultural and Historical Perspective"

12:00 PM
Feel free to bring your lunch!

Ware Room, 5th Floor
Countway Library
10 Shattuck St.

Boston, MA 02115

 Halil Tekiner, Ph.D.

Halil Tekiner, born to pharmacist parents on June 14, 1983 in Kayseri, Turkey, holds a B.S. in pharmacy as well as an M.S....

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2015 Sep 10

Harvard Kennedy School: Women & Public Policy Program Open House

4:00pm

Location: 

T-102 WAPPP Cason seminar room

For Details, see the Harvard Kennedy School Event Listing.

Please join us to learn about the Women and Public Policy Program and our work of creating and sharing knowledge that helps close gender gaps in economic opportunity, political participation, health, and education. We will discuss our initiatives...

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2015 Sep 19

Craft: Artisan Beers and Trades

9:30am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Old Sturbridge Village 1 Old Sturbridge Road Sturbridge , MA 01566

For the most up-to-date information, see "The History List"

Craft brewers from throughout New England will serve mouth-watering beers in a spectacular beer garden, while exquisite glass artisans, woodcrafters and other tradespeople will demonstrate their work and sell their wares. See 19th century distilling practices along with hard cider sampling, and feast on delicious...

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2015 Aug 15

Textile Weekend: Everyday Elegance: Early 19th Century Clothing for Ladies and Gentlemen

9:30am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Old Sturbridge Village 1 Old Sturbridge Road Sturbridge , MA 01566

For more information, see "The History List"

Each year, Old Sturbridge Village explores a different aspect of 19th-century textiles. This year will focus on everyday elegance of ladies and gentlemen. If you are interested in 1830s fashion and period dress this...

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2015 Aug 10

Mass Historical Society: Maritime Massachusetts: Falmouth Stories and Sources

Mon - Wed, Aug 10 to Aug 12, 8:30am - 3:30pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society 1154 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02215

For up-to-date information see "The History List"

Join us for this three-day workshop as we explore the maritime history of Falmouth and Cape Cod. In the nineteenth century, Falmouth was home to thriving maritime industries such as whaling and salt making. Between 1820 and 1864, thirteen whale ships sailed from Falmouth, making more than 50...

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2015 Aug 01

Old Sturbridge Village Presents: Redcoats and Rebels

9:30am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Old Sturbridge Village 1 Old Sturbridge Road Sturbridge , MA 01566

For full details including directions and ticketing, see "The History List"

See the largest military re-enactment in New England with nearly 1,000 soldiers portraying British, Irish, Spanish, Scottish, French and Colonial troops. The Village is transformed into a military camp from the time of the War for Independence, as it was known in early New England. Come see what it was...

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