Annual Meeting — October 21-22, 2010
The following announcement of the 2010 annual meeting of the American Antiquarian Society appears on this website as an added convenience to members, who also receive a printed invitation in the mail.
Call to the Meeting
The one hundred ninety-eighth Annual Meeting of the American Antiquarian Society will be held in Antiquarian Hall in Worcester, Massachusetts, on Friday afternoon, the twenty-second of October, at five-thirty o'clock
- to hear the report of the Council,
- to elect officers and Councilors,
- to elect new members, and
- to transact such other business as may legally come before the meeting.
Richard D. Brown
Worcester, September 17, 2010
Annual Meeting Schedule
Thursday, October 21
|5:30-7:15 p.m.||Cocktail supper
Sixth Annual Robert C. Baron Lecture |
"Reflections on A Midwife's Tale"
By Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Friday, October 22
|9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.||Library will be open to members and fellows|
|11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||
Orientation for new members
Any member attending an AAS annual meeting for the first time, whether newly elected or not, is encouraged to attend this informative session outlining the collections and activities of the Society.
Luncheon for members and fellows
"Worcester, 1910: The Emerging City"
by John Herron, Jr., Vice Chairman of the AAS Council
collecting at AAS
Curators will describe the Society's collections associated with Worcester Antiquarian Hall
Annual business meeting |
Cocktail Reception |
at the home of Neil and Lisa McDonough, hosted by Neil and Lisa McDonough and Myles and Jean McDonough
The Society has reserved a block of rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott Worcester at the special rate of $119.00 single or double, plus tax. Reservations may be made by calling the hotel at (508) 363-0300 and identifying yourself as part of the American Antiquarian Society Annual Meeting group. Reservations must be received on or before October 8, 2010.
Registration for the annual meeting must be received no later than than Friday, October 8, 2010. The Society regrets that it cannot give refunds for cancellations made after that date.