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EVENTS

144th Annual State History Conference

When: Fri September 28 2018 - Sun September 30 2018
Where: Mt Pleasant
The State History Conference moves to a different location in the Lower Peninsula each year. This conference celebrates all aspects of Michigan’s history and offers a close-up look at the heritage of the host area. The State History Awards are also presented during the conference. Each year, the Historical Society of Michigan presents a State History Award to those individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the appreciation and understanding of Michigan history. The State History Conference offers… • Four keynotes that cover a wide range of popular topics, including sessions that explore the host area’s heritage • 12 breakout sessions, 4 workshops, and 4 tours • President’s Reception, State History Awards Banquet, and Closing Banquet • Exhibitors/vendors for attendees to visit • Networking opportunities Come see what all the excitement is about! For more information call 517-324-1828 or visit hsmichigan.org

EXHIBITS

War and Speech: Propaganda and Dissent in the Great War

When: Sat November 11 2017 - Sat February 10 2018 2018
Where: East Lansing
The Michigan State University Museum presents “War and Speech: Propaganda and Dissent in the Great War.” The exhibit showcases the MSU Museum’s wide-ranging collection of World War I propaganda posters and military artifacts and discusses the ways in which Americans--including minorities such as women and immigrants—were encouraged to participate in the war effort during the First World War. The time for this event is during normal museum hours at the MSU Museum, 409 W. Circle Drive. Admission is by donation. For more information, call (517) 355-2370 or visit museum.msu.edu.
 

Historical Society of Michigan 5815 Executive Drive Lansing, MI 48911
Email hsm@hsmichigan.org | Phone (517) 324-1828 | Fax (517) 324-4370

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