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To help support the city’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, New-York Historical is temporarily closed to the public until it is safe to reopen. More details on our Visit page.

The Lower East Side: 200 Years of Music

Speaker: 
John Strausbaugh
Wed, 04/01/2020 - 18:30
Wed, April 1st, 2020 | 6:30 pm

PROGRAM CANCELLATION: This program has been canceled to help support the city’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health of our visitors and staff. More details on our Visit page. New-York Historical Society will reach out to all ticket buyers to review refund and ticket-to-donation options.

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Churchill, Family, and Defiance during the Blitz

Speaker: 
Erik Larson
Tue, 03/31/2020 - 18:30
Tue, March 31st, 2020 | 6:30 pm

PROGRAM CANCELLATION: This program has been canceled to help support the city’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health of our visitors and staff. More details on our Visit page. New-York Historical Society will reach out to all ticket buyers to review refund and ticket-to-donation options.

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Price: 
$58
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$48
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No Stopping Us Now: The Adventures of Older Women in American History

Speaker: 
Gail Collins
Carol Berkin (moderator)
Thu, 03/19/2020 - 18:30
Thu, March 19th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

PROGRAM CANCELLATION: This program has been canceled to help support the city’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health of our visitors and staff. More details on our Visit page. New-York Historical Society will reach out to all ticket buyers to review refund and ticket-to-donation options.

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What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence

Speaker: 
Stephen A. Schwarzman
Niall Ferguson (moderator)
Tue, 02/04/2020 - 18:30
Tue, February 4th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

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Stephen A. Schwarzman is widely recognized for his distinguished career as chairman, CEO, and co-founder of Blackstone, one of the world’s leading investment firms, as well as his philanthropic support of impactful and innovative organizations and initiatives. What lessons helped shape him to become the leader he is today? In an intimate conversation with renowned historian Niall Ferguson, Mr. Schwarzman reflects upon his lifelong pursuit of excellence and making a meaningful contribution and offers insight to those striving to make a greater impact.

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An Evening with Annette Gordon-Reed

Speaker: 
Annette Gordon-Reed
Peter S. Onuf (moderator)
Tue, 01/28/2020 - 18:30
Tue, January 28th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

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Annette Gordon-Reed, a Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author and legal scholar, is a preeminent historian of Thomas Jefferson, early America, law, politics, and slavery. Join us for an in-depth conversation about her life and career, including her monumental scholarship on Sally Hemings and the clash between Jefferson’s philosophy and lived reality.

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Black Women and the 19th Amendment

Speaker: 
Brent Staples
Just Friends
Thu, 03/12/2020 - 18:30
Thu, March 12th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

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While the 19th Amendment is often celebrated as the beginning of female enfranchisement, what did its passage mean for women of color, who were still barred from voting on the basis of race? As America reaches the centennial of the 19th Amendment in 2020, Brent Staples discusses the history of a movement that ultimately achieved the right to vote for some women, but not all.

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Women, Power, and Politics

Speaker: 
Andrea Elliott
Eliza Griswold
Maggie Haberman
Lydia Polgreen
Kati Marton (moderator)
Thu, 03/05/2020 - 18:30
Thu, March 5th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

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The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz, and a Village Caught in Between

Speaker: 
Michael Dobbs
Ann Curry (moderator)
Mon, 02/24/2020 - 18:30
Mon, February 24th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

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For the Jewish villagers of Kippenheim, no challenge was as urgent or formidable as escaping Nazi Germany, and acquiring an American visa was often the difference between life and death. Discover how several members of this small community struggled to find refuge and learn about the heated debate that took place within the U.S. government over whether to admit those seeking to escape the Holocaust.

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Power, Politics, and Madness

Speaker: 
Linda Greenhouse
Robert Post
Kenji Yoshino
Sat, 02/22/2020 -
09:30 to 11:00
Sat, February 22nd, 2020 |
9:30 am to 11:00 am

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9–9:30 am: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30–11 am: Program

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Daniel Patrick Moynihan and the Presidents

Speaker: 
Maura Moynihan
Gil Troy
Douglas Brinkley (moderator)
Tue, 02/18/2020 - 18:30
Tue, February 18th, 2020 | 6:30 pm

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Daniel Patrick Moynihan, the U.S. senator representing New York from 1976 until his retirement in 2000, is venerated for his decades of dedication to public service. In a conversation highlighted by clips from the new documentary Moynihan, the senator’s daughter and acclaimed historians discuss Moynihan’s remarkable life and career as well as his work with many American presidents, including Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon.

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