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Emancipation Proclamation: Eric Foner & Julie Golia in Conversation

Brooklyn Historical Society

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)

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Join Pulitzer Prize-winning historican Eric Foner and BHS Public Historian Julie Golia as they discuss one of the most prominent artifacts in BHS's collection: the Empancipation Proclamation. A document that continues to resonate 150 years after its signing, the Emancipation Proclamation has profoundly influenced the social and political landscape of our country and has had an evolving role in our collective American consciousness. Offered in connection with BHS' exhibition of our authorized edition of this foundational document. 

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Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)


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Brooklyn Historical Society

Founded in 1863, Brooklyn Historical Society (BHS) functions as a library, museum, and urban education center dedicated to the people of Brooklyn, providing opportunities for civic dialogue and thoughtful engagement. Each year, 70,000 students and teachers use our innovative programs and resources to learn about American History and scholars conduct important academic research in our Library and Archives. Through partnerships with government and community groups, BHS reaches communities throughout New York City, serving as a hub for information and ideas about Brooklyn and its complex history.

Housed in a magnificent Landmark Building in Brooklyn Heights, designed by George Post in 1878, BHS maintains an important collection of historical manuscripts, books, photographs, maps, paintings, objects, and ephemera dating back to the 17th century. BHS is a long-standing yet modern institution in both outlook and action. We are Brooklyn’s preeminent history center, responsible for preserving and presenting Brooklyn’s history; our collection continues to grow through the acquisition of contemporary and historical works of art, photographs, documents, books, and oral histories.

Phone: 718.222.4111

www.brooklynhistory.org

 

 

 

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