The CCC and Roger and Me: The New Deal at Pokagon

7/30/2017

Historian Glory-June Greiff, a professional narrator and performer, talks about the role of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Indiana state parks and Pokagon in particular, sharing stories of her friendship with CCC veteran Roger Woodcock, whose stonemasonry still fills the… read more

Date: Sun. Jul 30th, 2017
Location: Nature Center, Pokagon State Park, 450 Lane 100 Lake James, Angola, IN, 46703
Coordinator: Marie Laudeman
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (260) 833-2012
Registration: http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2973.htm

Building Bridges Not Walls

7/7/2017

Bridge worker Alfred Zampa,1987

The 80th anniversary of the opening of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was celebrated last year, and this year is the 80th anniversary of the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge. Canessa Gallery, in collaboration with the Living New Deal, will host… read more

Date: Fri. Jul 7th, 2017
Location: Canessa Gallery
Registration: http://www.canessa.org/

Arlington, Virginia’s New Deal Murals

7/8/2017

On Saturday, July 8, Toby McIntosh will visit the Georgetown Library to discuss his recent book about muralist Auriel Bessemer. Apple Picking, Tobacco Harvesting and General Lee: Arlington’s New Deal Murals and Muralist examines Bessemer’s singular life, and the murals he created… read more

Date: Sat. Jul 8th, 2017
Location: Georgetown Library, 3260 R St. NW, Washington, D.C., 20007
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (202) 727-0232
Registration: http://www.dclibrary.org/node/57263

What a Deal for Indiana!: The New Deal Legacy in the Hoosier State

6/29/2017

Public historian Glory-June Greiff has been researching the work of the New Deal in Indiana and elsewhere for over thirty years. Even though we have lost many of these resources since the New Deal era, hundreds still dot the Hoosier… read more

Date: Thu. Jun 29th, 2017
Location: City Hall, 100 E. Michigan Bvld. Michigan City, IN,
Coordinator phone: (219) 874-3760
Event cost: Free
Additional info: Glory-June's talk will be held in City Council Chambers (lower level).

When Government Was the Solution: A Conference on New Deal New York

6/8/2017 - 8 am

The National Jobs for All Coalition, the New York Labor History Project, the Association of Teachers of Social Studies/UFT, and the Professional Staff Congress/CUNY have teamed up to present a conference examining the New Deal’s impact on New York City,… read more

Time: 8:30 am EDT
Date: Thu. Jun 8th, 2017
Location: Professional Staff Congress/CUNY, 61 Broadway, New York, New York, 10006
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Registration: http://www.facebook.com/events/1064864290281684/
Event cost: $15

The New Deal’s Legacy in NYC: A New Exhibit at the Roosevelt House

5/11/2017

The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College has just opened, The New Deal in New York City, 1933-1943: Posters, Murals, Maps, and Photographs. Charting the New Deal’s evolution and impact in New York, it tells its story through… read more

Date: Thu. May 11th, 2017 - Sat. Aug 19th, 2017
Location: Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College, 47-49 East 65th St., New York, NY, 10065
Coordinator: Deborah Gardner
Registration: http://www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu/tours
Event cost: Free for individuals
Additional info: The exhibit is on view in the southwest parlor and adjacent rooms.

Gracie Mansion 75th anniversary as Mayor’s Residence

5/26/2017

Friday, May 26, 2017 is the 75th anniversary of the day Fiorello LaGuardia moved into  historic Gracie Mansion, the first New York mayor to do so.  To mark the occasion, there is a curated installation at the mansion called, “New York 1942”,… read more

Date: Fri. May 26th, 2017 - Fri. May 26th, 2017
Location: East End Avenue at 88th Street, New Yor

Kenneth Hawkins on Minor White’s Portland

5/18/2017

The Architectural Heritage Center’s current major exhibit, “Parting Shots: Minor White’s Images of Portland, 1938-1942,” should draw those interested in photography, architectural history, Portland’s history, and the contributions of New Deal-supported work. This beautifully and carefully considered exhibit brings together materials from… read more

Date: Thu. May 18th, 2017 - Sat. May 20th, 2017
Location: Architectural Heritage Center, 701 SE Grand Ave., Portland, OR, 97214
Coordinator phone: (503) 231-7264
Registration: http://visitahc.org/parting-shots/

What a Deal for Indiana!: The New Deal Legacy in the Hoosier State

6/27/2017

Public historian Glory-June Greiff has been researching the work of the New Deal in Indiana and elsewhere for over thirty years. Even though we have lost many of these resources since the New Deal era, hundreds still dot the Hoosier… read more

Date: Tue. Jun 27th, 2017
Location: Tippecanoe County Public Library, 627 South St, Lafayette, IN, 47901
Coordinator phone: (765) 429-0100
Event cost: Free
Additional info: Glory-June's talk will be held in the Alfred J. and Dorothy N. McAllister Meeting Room B.

Revisiting New York’s New Deal

5/18/2017

Join The Living New Deal for our second event celebrating the release of our pocket map of New Deal sites and artworks in New York City. On Thursday, May 18, at the Museum of the City of New York, Mason Williams and Gray… read more

Date: Thu. May 18th, 2017
Location: Museum of the City of New York, 1220 5th Ave., New York, NY, 10029
Coordinator phone: (212) 534-1672
Registration: http://mcny.org/newdeal
Event cost: $15 and up/$10 for Museum members

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