With a French Accent Exhibition in Bordeaux

À la mode francaise: La lithographie aux États-Unis 1820 to 1860

This fall, the American Antiquarian Society, with the generous support of the Terra Foundation, is sending an important exhibition of American lithographs to the Musée Goupil in Bordeaux, France.

CHAViC Conference November 1-2

White Mountains

CHAViC Conference: November 1-2, 2013

Poignant Prospects:
Landscape and the Environment in
American Visual Culture, 1750-1890

View Conference Program and Register

at 5 p.m. Wed., July 3 and all day Thur., July 4

The library will be closed Thursday, July 4, observation of Independence Day

Next workshop for K-12 educators is November 16

Workshops for K-12 Educators

The American Antiquarian Society is pleased to present its latest series of professional development workshops for K-12 teachers! These workshops are open to all K-12 educators and professional development points will be available for participation. K-12 Educator Workshops are programs that allow participants to interact closely with scholars and AAS library materials.

Previous Programs

Hands-On History Workshop, June 1

New Hands-On History Workshop

"Worcester and the American Revolution"
With Ray Raphael

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.

Online Catalog to be down Monday and Tuesday, May 6-7

The AAS Online Catalog will be unavailable on Monday, May 6 and Tuesday, May 7.

We will be upgrading our online catalog beginning Monday, May 6th. Work is currently expected to conclude sometime on Tuesday, May 7th. During this time the catalog is likely to be unavailable. Toward the end of the upgrade process the catalog may be available using the program's default view which will not include our local indexes or links to the MWA request system. We will be working to restore our usual functionality as quickly as we can and thank you in advance for your patience.

Nancy Rubin Stuart, Thurs., June 6 at 7 p.m.

Lectures and Performances

Thursday, June 6, at 7:00 p.m.
“Parallel Lives of a Patriotic Heroine and a Spy”
by Nancy Rubin Stuart

"Sockdology" tonight at the Hanover Theater

“Creating Historical Theater:
A Dramatic Reading of Sockdology”
With Jeffrey Hatcher

Hanover Theatre, 2 Southbridge St., Worcester MA 01608
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 5:30pm

In partnership with the Hanover Theatre
Cost: $10 for the general public, free for Hanover and AAS members
Reserve tickets by calling: 508-471-1781

"Emancipating Lincoln" public lecture postponed

Friday, April 19, at 7:00 p.m. --postponed until further notice
“Emancipating Lincoln: How the Great Emancipator Led---and Misled---America to Freedom,”
By Harold Holzer
Co-sponsored by the Franklin M. Loew Lecture Series at Becker College

Friday, March 8 because of snow

The library will be closed Friday, March 8 because of snow


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