ReVisionThinkingBig_promo_websiteSeptember 23 – December 18, 2015
Understand the changing landscape of Washington in a historical context by examining five of the next “BIG” projects that will transform the nation’s capital.
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Making_DC_history_logo_square_REV1Thursday, November 5, 2015
6 p.m. Honoree Reception
7 p.m.  Awards Presentation
9 p.m. After Party
The Historical Society’s Making D.C. History Awards honor the people that have helped create, define, and preserve our city’s heritage.
Learn about the honorees, find sponsorship information, and purchase tickets.

42nd Annual Conference on D.C. Historical Studies
November 12-15, 2015
With the theme of “New Freedoms, New Lives,” the multi-day 42nd Annual Conference on D.C. Historical Studies commemorates the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War and the beginning of Reconstruction. Sessions also focus on a wide array of D.C.-metropolitan area history topics, especially the impact of recent social and demographic changes.

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