Hands-On History Workshops
Are you curious about history? Do you want to delve deeper into a topic by discussing it with an expert? Would you like to examine the AAS collections firsthand? Then come join us for a new series of Hands-On History Workshops.
These highly interactive workshops will allow participants to partake in discussions with leading historians and explore a variety of historic images, newspapers, books, maps, and manuscripts from the AAS collections.
Saturday, April 26, 2014
“A Primer on Conducting Historical Research”
Lead scholar: Mary Fuhrer
Saturday, May 10, 2014
“Exploring Johnny Tremain”
Lead scholar: Joan Rubin, University of Rochester
Saturday, March 29, 2014
“Suffragists, Teetotalers, and Abolitionists: Social Reform in the Nineteenth Century”
Lead scholar: Thomas Augst, New York University