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History Center: George R. Mather Lecture Series 2017-2018

  • Is this a Free Event? Yes
  • Venue: The History Center
  • Dates:
    November 5, 2017
    January 7, 2018
    February 4, 2018
    March 4, 2018
    April 1, 2018
    May 6, 2018
    June 3, 2018
  • Address: 302 East Berry Street Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Admission: Free
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
2017-10-01 2018-06-03 History Center: George R. Mather Lecture Series 2017-2018 <div><strong>History Center: George R. Mather Lecture Series 2017-2018 Season<br /></strong></div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  October 1, 2017, Rev. Dr. Gary Erdos &#8211; </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">Lutherans on the Frontier: from Luther and Germany to a New World</em><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  November 5, 2017, Dr. Timothy Wilkerson &#8211; </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">Walking Backwards: Fort Wayne’s Colonial French Past and the Writing of History</em><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  January 7, 2018, Jason Kissel &#8211; </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">ACRES Land Trust: Preserving Places and their History</em><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  February 4, 2018, Dr. Alfred Brothers Jr. &#8211; </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">The Fort Wayne Colored Giants</em><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  March 4, 2018, Cynthis Thies - </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">Lesser Known First Ladies - 1865-1892: From the Farms to the Factories &#8211; The Age of Invention and Industry</em><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  April 1, 2018, Kayleen Ruesser- </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">They Did It For Honor: Stories of American World War II Veterans</em><span style="font-size: 11pt;">, lecture and book signing</span><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  May 6, 2018, Jim Pickett &#8211; </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">1790 Old Northwest and the Battle of Kekionga</em><br /><span style="font-size: 11pt;">•  June 3, 2018, Connie Haas Zuber - </span><em style="font-size: 11pt;">Great Alleys of Fort Wayne: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow</em><br /><br /></div> <div>All George R. Mather lectures are free to the public and made possible through the generous support of the Dunsire Family Foundation. </div> <div> </div> <div><a href="http://www.fwhistorycenter.com/">The History Center</a></div> <div>302 East Berry Street </div> 302 East Berry Street Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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History Center: George R. Mather Lecture Series 2017-2018 Season
 
 
•  October 1, 2017, Rev. Dr. Gary Erdos – Lutherans on the Frontier: from Luther and Germany to a New World
•  November 5, 2017, Dr. Timothy Wilkerson – Walking Backwards: Fort Wayne’s Colonial French Past and the Writing of History
•  January 7, 2018, Jason Kissel – ACRES Land Trust: Preserving Places and their History
•  February 4, 2018, Dr. Alfred Brothers Jr. – The Fort Wayne Colored Giants
•  March 4, 2018, Cynthis Thies - Lesser Known First Ladies - 1865-1892: From the Farms to the Factories – The Age of Invention and Industry
•  April 1, 2018, Kayleen Ruesser- They Did It For Honor: Stories of American World War II Veterans, lecture and book signing
•  May 6, 2018, Jim Pickett – 1790 Old Northwest and the Battle of Kekionga
•  June 3, 2018, Connie Haas Zuber - Great Alleys of Fort Wayne: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

All George R. Mather lectures are free to the public and made possible through the generous support of the Dunsire Family Foundation. 
 
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