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MHS Tour: The History and Collections of the MHS
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Join us for a tour of the Society's public rooms. Led by an MHS staff member or docent, the tour touches on the history and collections of the MHS and lasts approximately 90 minutes.
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An answer to a question a member asked fromTom at the MHS "Hi Andrew,
Just wanted to follow up in regards to our conversation this past Saturday at the Mass. Historical Society.The last president of the U.S. to be a member was John Kennedy, and prior to him it was Calvin Coolidge, Woodrow Wilson, Millard Fillmore, John Quincy Adams and John Adams. Surprisingly, Jefferson wasn't invited to join even though he had written numerous of his contemporaries about the idea of preserving historical documents.
Thanks again for coming on the tour and don't forget to check out website at www.masshist.org for a calendar and other free events.
0 · April 17, 2013
To the tourists that came to this, please let me know if you're ok. I recommended that they should go see the race today. Sad day to be visiting Boston
0 · April 15, 2013
Such a sad day- sending out good thoughts to those who were impacted by this. I am 1 mile from the bombing, and just had an all clear from the MGH bomb scare. Stay safe everyone.
1 · April 15, 2013
I heard from the tourists, they are fine. They went to the finish line and saw the winners, then left. They were out of the area hours before the trouble.
0 · April 16, 2013
Here's a way to get out to see Patriots Day festivities by public transportation. http://www.libertyride.us/libertyride.html
0 · April 14, 2013
Had a great time! To the girl who was interested in hour histories, Marian is a great resource. This is her house historian business site, but she's done tons of lectures and books and stuff. http://www.fieldstonehistoricresearch.com/about.htm
After lunch, I went over to NERGC. Marian sometimes give lectures there too.
1 · April 13, 2013
So much great stuff in there. Great speaker. Nice to meet you all
0 · April 13, 2013
Running late but hope to catch you on the tour
I was really looking forward to this but I'm ill and am unable to go today. Sorry for the last minute notice.
I am very sorrt to have to cancel, I was looking forward to the tour.
0 · April 12, 2013
I am having to cancel due to a cold. I don't want to get anyone else sick.
:-( I've got a conflict.
0 · April 7, 2013
This is going on afterwards if we want to hike over to Cambridge http://www.cambridgesciencefestival.org/2013Festival/ScienceCarnivalAndRobotZoo.aspx
0 · April 5, 2013
I look forward to this. I enjoyed the MHS's talk on British reaction to the Civil War last month, and I'm sure I'll enjoy this tour, too!
0 · March 4, 2013
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