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November 2018

One-Day Seminar – Robber Barons or Captains of Industry hosted by PA IU#3 (Homestead, PA)

November 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Revisit the Gilded Age, or Age of Enterprise as some call it and read deeply about the ideas, actions, and legacies of the leading political and industrial figures of the times, exploring the question of whether these people are properly portrayed as either ‘Robber Barons’ or ‘Captains of Industry’ – or, perhaps, something of both. This educational program has been made possible thanks to a generous grant from the Allegheny Foundation. Discussion Leader: Gregory Schneider, Emporia University Registration: 8:30 am Access…

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March 2019

One-Day Seminar: New Deal hosted by PA IU 10 (State College, PA)

March 12, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Join TAH.org for a free one-day documents-based seminar on the New Deal. Teachers will engage in a deep discussion of the causes of, political and economic responses to, and understanding of the Great Depression, with a special focus on FDR’s New Deal collection of programs. Teachers will be sent a paper copy of the documents reader in advance of the program, and will receive a continuing education certificate for the program. This educational program has been made possible thanks to…

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One-Day Seminar: Kennedy and Johnson Years hosted by PA IU 5 (Erie, PA)

March 27, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Discussion Leader: John Moser, Ashland University Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials here Register Here

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April 2019

One-Day Seminar: Robber Barons or Captains of Industry hosted by PA IU 9 (Smethport, PA)

April 2, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

The Gilded Age is often portrayed as one of contrasts: the rich and the poor; the powerful and the weak. Dig deeply into a collection of documents from the latter decades of the 19th Century to see through the lens of the times how social norms, economic changes, and government policy reflected and shaped this era of rapid industrialization and urbanization, ongoing immigration, and the growth of wealth. Discussion Leader: Gregory Schneider, Emporia State University Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials…

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August 2019

One-Day Seminar: Populism and Progressives hosted by the Heinz History Center (Pittsburgh, PA)

August 9, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Discussion Leader: Jason Jividen Registration: 8:00 am Access program materials here REGISTER HERE

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