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Smithsonian Affiliation Announcement and Reception

October 5, 2016 · ·

Join us as we announce the prestigious designation of becoming an Smithsonian Affiliate–one of only four in Connecticut!

Yankee Ingenuity: Hartford as a Place of Invention

December 8, 2016 · ·

Eric Hintz presents research underlying Hartford’s inclusion in the Smithsonian’s Places of Invention exhibition.

Leveling the Playing Field:The Sports Gallery at the Smithsonian African American History Museum

May 22, 2017 · ·

Dr. Damion Thomas’s talk will explore the development of the Sports Gallery at the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution, and how sports can illustrate key moments and ideas in history.

Smithsonian Museum Day Live

September 23, 2017 · ·

Museum Day Live! is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket.

Smithsonian Affiliate Special Event: An Evening With Richard Kurin

March 5, 2018 · ·

The CHS is proud to announce a guest lecture by Richard Kurin, Smithsonian Distinguished Scholar and Ambassador-at-Large.

Smithsonian Affiliate Event: History Wrapped Up In A Cape

October 11, 2018 · ·

Our guest speaker, Mallory Warner of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, will present the stories of four women who served as military medical staff during World War One.

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