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9/22/2012  Registration Open for the DC Historical Studies Conference (Oct. 18-21)


6/5/2012  HSW Celebrates the Latest Issue of Washington History Magazine!


5/9/2012  History Headlines: News from HSW (May 2012)


5/8/2012   Washington History Journal Reception 6/12!

Celebrate a Century-Old Publishing Tradition


5/7/2012  Listen! HSW's recent past and future from NPR


4/5/2012  April 16: DC Emancipation Day Open House

Enjoy panel discussions, a scavenger hunt, and more!


4/2/2012  HSW Seeks Director for the Kiplinger Research Library


3/29/2012  HSW Annual Meeting Covered by Washington City Paper


3/23/2012  Kiplinger Collection Photo Spread in Sunday's Washington Post!

Kiplinger Washington Collection: 90 years of amazing collecting ... now yours


3/21/2012  Studies Conference Call for Papers is Out!


3/13/2012  Making Room for the Kiplinger Collection!

Check out our Facebook for a photo tour of our collections areas.


1/18/2012  GreaterGreaterWashington Covers the Kiplinger Library Opening


1/18/2012  MLK, Jr. Day Opening Celebration Highlighted on NBC4!


1/17/2012  WaPo: Kiplinger, an old Washington company, makes a gift of old images


1/10/2012  Join HSW for Special Open House on MLK Day, Jan. 16


12/15/2011  Washington Post: Kiplinger family donates its rare depictions of Washington


11/15/2011  HSW and Events DC Announce New Lease Agreement


2/28/2011  Silver Spring Historian Honored in the Historical Society of the Nation's Capital


2/27/2011  Sesquicentennial lectures at Historical Society of Washington, D.C.


2/21/2011  Washington and religious freedom seminar


D.C. Historical Society Faces Budget Crunch

12/21/2010  D.C. Historical Society Faces Budget Crunch

The historical (and historic) institution may have to cut hours.


Choosing to Participate Comes to DC!

12/20/2010  Choosing to Participate Comes to DC!


HSW in the News

8/25/2010  HSW in the News

Howard Theater's 100th Birthday at the Carnegie and the history of the Franklin School


D.C. Studies Conference Call for Papers

7/26/2010  D.C. Studies Conference Call for Papers

Organizers of the D.C. Historical Studies Conference are now accepting proposals for single papers and panels. Deadline is August 25, 2010.


WAMU, Rewriting Washington's Neighborhood History

6/2/2010  WAMU, Rewriting Washington's Neighborhood History

Historian and former HSW Chair Kathy Smith and co-author Jim Byers discuss Washington's neighborhoods on the Kojo Nnamdi Show.


Washington Post, Bum Rush the Boards tournament mixes chess and hip-hop

4/20/2010  Washington Post, Bum Rush the Boards tournament mixes chess and hip-hop

HSW and Worlds Beats and Life partner to produce “Bum Rush the Boards,” a children’s hip-hop chess tournament.


4/1/2010  Washington City Paper: Best of D.C. 2009

Best: Rent Wild Style, Beat Street, and Style Wars Second-best: Attend Hip-Hop Cinema Café The monthly Hip-Hop Cinema Café is a great way to enjoy hip-hop and film at the same time in D.C...


9/1/2008  Fall 2008 Newsletter


6/1/2008  Summer 2008 Newsletter


4/1/2008  Spring 2008 Newsletter


3/21/2008  HSW and Rainbow History Project Announce Partnership


3/9/2008  Washington Times: Capital History


2/27/2008  Historical Society Wins IMLS Conservation Bookshelf


1/22/2008  Washington Post, Public Service and Remembrance in Honor of King


1/20/2008  HSW and DCPS Announce the Launch of DC History Educational Initiative


1/9/2008  Current Newspapers, Society Offers Home for Local Archives


1/7/2008  HSW Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday with Events


10/30/2007  Washington Times, Discover What Makes a City of Empowerment


9/1/2007  Fall 2007 Newsletter


8/3/2007  Washington Post: Bonus Army Examines Pivotal DC Protest


7/29/2007   Washington Post, After World War I, a Fight for Pay


7/1/2007  Summer 2007 Newsletter


5/27/2007  Washington Post, Does History Matter?

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