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2016

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July 26 through December 17

Tacoma’s Dry Goods and Wet Goods:

Nineteenth Century Jewish Pioneers

We’re proud to announce the opening of our newest exhibit and publication of a book

of the same title

Publication is supported by a grant from the Tacoma Jewish Community Fund.

Exhibit continues through December 17.

 Tacoma Historical Society Museum, 919 Pacific Avenue

To learn about the exhibit and new book, click here …

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Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

 2 to 4 p.m.

 Member appreciation event and sale at the Tacoma Historical Society Museum, 919 Pacific Avenue.

 Meet  these local authors: 

Karla Stover, Tacoma Curiosities

Russell Holter, Tacoma, the Fateful Fourth

Dr. Jerry V. Ramsey, Stealing Puget Sound

 Richard Sims, Draper’s Forge


Monday, December 12, 7 pm

 Murray Board Room

Wheelock Student Center

University of Puget Sound

 Former Tacoma Mayor Harold G. Moss

 Author of a recent memoir,
“Fighting for Dreams That Mattered”


Sunday, Dec. 18, through Jan. 3

 Museum closure for painting, holidays, and exhibit changeover.

2017

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Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017

4:30 to 7 p.m.
Opening reception for our new exhibit,
“City of Creation,” highlighting Tacoma inventions


Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
7 p.m.

 Murray Board Room
Wheelock Student Center

University of Puget Sound

 

Jean Cammon Findlay

  “The Mosquito Fleet of South Puget Sound”


The Landmark Series of local history talks is a cooperative effort of the Senior University program of the Franke Tobey Jones retirement community and Tacoma Historical Society. Programs are generally scheduled for 3:30 p.m. on the second Thursday. The programs are free and open to the public.

Franke Tobey Jones Retirement Community is at
5340 North Bristol St. in Tacoma.

( 253-752-6621 )


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