Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will close early at 5 pm on Friday, April 17 and not reopen until Saturday, April 18 at 2 pm. For details, please visit our calendar.

Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality

Speaker: 
Danielle Allen
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 19:00
Wed, August 20th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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The Presidents' War: Six American Presidents and the Civil War That Divided Them

Speaker: 
Chris DeRose
Wed, 08/13/2014 - 19:00
Wed, August 13th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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Summer in the City: John Lindsay, New York, and the American Dream

Speaker: 
Joseph P. Viteritti
Wed, 08/06/2014 - 19:00
Wed, August 6th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

Offering an in-depth look at John Lindsay’s tenure as mayor of New York City during the tumultuous 1960s, Joseph P. Viteritti explores the political and social climate of a transformative era animated by civil rights marches, antiwar demonstrations, and government-led efforts to more evenly redistribute national resources.

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Emancipation, the Union Army, and the Reelection of Abraham Lincoln

Speaker: 
Jonathan W. White
Wed, 07/30/2014 - 19:00
Wed, July 30th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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Unreasonable Men: Theodore Roosevelt and the Republican Rebels Who Created Progressive Politics

Speaker: 
Michael Wolraich
Wed, 07/23/2014 - 19:00
Wed, July 23rd, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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Andrew Jackson, Southerner

Speaker: 
Mark R. Cheathem
Wed, 07/16/2014 - 19:00
Wed, July 16th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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Loathing Lincoln: An American Tradition from the Civil War to the Present

Speaker: 
John McKee Barr
Wed, 07/09/2014 - 19:00
Wed, July 9th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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To Antietam Creek: The Maryland Campaign of September 1862

Speaker: 
D. Scott Hartwig
Wed, 07/02/2014 - 19:00
Wed, July 2nd, 2014 | 7:00 pm

EVENT DETAILS

In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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Lincoln’s Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln’s Image

Speaker: 
Joshua Zeitz
Wed, 06/25/2014 - 19:00
Wed, June 25th, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including biography, Civil War history, politics, and more.

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City of Ambition: FDR, La Guardia, and the Making of Modern New York

Speaker: 
Mason B. Williams
Wed, 08/28/2013 - 19:00
Wed, August 28th, 2013 | 7:00 pm

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In collaboration with the New-York Historical Society and Oxford University Press, the Bryant Park Reading Room presents a series of free lectures to stimulate your mind on popular topics including politics, biography, Civil War history, and more.

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