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Mar 22 2017

A Woman’s Imperative: Ona Judge’s Fight for Freedom

Mar 22, 2017

In honor of Women’s History Month in March, discover how an enslaved woman’s escape to freedom brought her from the home of George Washington...

Mar 07 2017

Museum Madness: Help preserve historic sites in March

Mar 07, 2017

Which Historic New England museum is most important you? Let us know by voting in our Museum Madness contest. Choose from one-of-a-kind historic sites like...

Mar 02 2017

Scholarships available for Program in New England Studies

Mar 02, 2017

Historic New England and a group of generous donors are providing multiple scholarships for this year’s Program in New England Studies. The scholarships are available...

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