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Assassination of Lincoln

When: Sun April 22 2018
Where: Owosso
The Shiawassee County Historical Society presents “Assassination of Lincoln.” Ubiquitous and enigmatic, the historical Lincoln, the literary Lincoln, even the cinematic Lincoln have all proved both fascinating and irresistible. The Civil War claimed its ultimate sacrifice and this fateful story is being told by Mr. Henry Phillips. The time for this event is 2 p.m., and it takes place at Shiawassee County Historical Society, 1997 North M 52, Owosso. The cost is free to the public, pre-registration not required. For more information, call (989) 723-2371 or visit Facebook - Shiawassee County Historical Society.

Arranging and Describing Photographs Workshop

When: Mon April 30 2018
Where: East Lansing
The Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections presents “Arranging and Describing Photographs workshop.” Learn how to use archival principles to arrange and describe photographic materials and optimize physical and intellectual control. This one-day course addresses ways to build a viable plan to effectively process collections with photographs. The workshop is provided by the Society of American Archivists and taught by Marcy Flynn. The time for this event is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and it takes place at the MSU Administration Building, room 443. Early registration costs $199 for SAA Members, $239 for employees of member institutions, and $279 for non-members. The deadline for early registration is March 30, 2018. Regular registration costs $249 for SAA Members, $299 for employees of member institutions, and $349 for non-members. For more information, visit https://saa.archivists.org/events/arranging-and-describing-photographs-1890/871/.

Tool Integration: From Pre-SIP to DIP Workshop

When: Fri June 1 2018
Where: East Lansing
The Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections presents “Tool Integration: From Pre-SIP to DIP workshop.” In this course, you’ll explore options for suites of tools that can work together to steward digital archives and electronic manuscripts through the digital curation life cycle. The workshop is provided by the Society of American Archivists and taught by Max Eckard. The time for this event is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and it takes place at the MSU Administration Building, room 443. Early registration costs $199 for SAA Members, $239 for employees of member institutions, and $279 for non-members. The deadline for early registration is May 1, 2018. Regular registration costs $249 for SAA Members, $299 for employees of member institutions, and $349 for non-members. For more information, visit https://saa.archivists.org/events/tool-integration-from-pre-sip-to-dip-18a2/875/.

Annual Montcalm Heritage Festival

When: Thu August 2 2018 - Sat August 4 2018
Where: Sidney
The Montcalm Heritage Village presents “Annual Montcalm Heritage Festival.” The Montcalm Heritage Village showcases twenty-five historical buildings including a general store, town hall, one-room school house, and 1860s log cabin. During the three-day event, docents in period costumes offer tours of each structure, and special programs include reenactments, music, and ceremonies. The time for this event is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and it takes place at 2800 College Drive, Sidney, MI 48885. The cost is free. For more information, call (989) 328-1065 or visit https://www.montcalm.edu/heritage-festival/.

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

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