New-York Historical Society

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Name: New-York Historical Society
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

“For Children But Not For Idiots”: Madeline at the New-York Historical Society

Madeline at the Paris Flower Market, 1955; Oil on canvasVia the New York Historical SocietyFollowing in the footsteps of the Morgan Library’s “The Little Prince: A New York Story” and the New York Public Library’s “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books ... [Published New Criterion - 8 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Graduate Center Awarded Multimillion-Dollar Grant to Establish the CUNY Center for Digital Scholarship and Data Visualization

NEW YORK , July 29 -- The City University of New York's Graduate Center issued the following news release:The Graduate Center, City University of New York , co-leader of CUNY's newly created Big Data Consortium , announced today it will establish the ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Acclaimed flutist Peter H. Bloom performs at international congress in Braga, Portugal

Flutist Peter H. Bloom in Braga, Portugal - Jul. 29, 2014 - BOSTON -- Flutist Peter H. Bloom, whose playing has been called “a revelation for unforced sweetness and strength” (The Boston Globe), gave a lecture-recital July 18, 2014 at the Organological ... [Published Prlog - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Textiles convey emotions, complexity of Civil War

NEW YORK – An exhibit of quilts, clothing, uniforms and other Civil War-era textiles reveals a complicated and heart-wrenching time.“Each rip and stain in the clothing tells a story,” said Margi Hofer, curator of decorative arts at the New-York Historical ... [Published Observer-Reporter - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Brigham Young’s Short-Lived, Experimental Mormon Alphabet

The Vault is  Slate 's history blog. Like us on  Facebook , follow us on Twitter  @slatevault , and find us on  Tumblr.  Find out more about what this space is all about  here .Catherine Falzone, cataloger at the New-York Historical Society, recently ... [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

19th-Century Japanese Prints Showing the Trials of Western Inventors

The Vault is  Slate 's history blog. Like us on  Facebook , follow us on Twitter  @slatevault , and find us on  Tumblr.  Find out more about what this space is all about  here .The great project Public Domain Review recently posted about these prints, ... [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

New-York Historical Society Sets Aug 2014 Bryant Park Reading Room Talks

The New-York Historical Society has announced its upcoming events at the Bryant Park Reading Room in August 2014. Details below!All programs are presented at the New-York Historical Society unless otherwise noted. For tickets to Public Programs, call ... [Published Broadway World - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Madeline in New York: Ludwig Bemelmans at the New-York Historical Society

Though Bemelmans became best known for his tales of “12 little girls in two straight lines,” his own life story was anything but orderly. In Austria, while apprenticing in the hotel business, he was involved in a violent altercation with a waiter, resulting ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Bon anniversaire, Madeline! You're 75 years young!

A New York exhibition celebrates 75 years of Madeline , the eternally youthful and plucky Parisian schoolgirl created by Austrian-born author Ludwig Bemelmans.Madeline , a series of illustrated children’s books detailing the adventures of its titular ... [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Exhibit: Textiles convey emotions, complexity of Civil War

Sunday July 6, 2014 12:01 AMBy Katherine Roth — The Associated Press&nbspNEW YORK - An exhibit of quilts, clothing, uniforms and other Civil War-era textiles reveals a complicated and heart-wrenching time."Each rip and stain in the clothing tells a story," ... [Published Reading Eagle - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

A New Madeline Exhibit Visits Paris, New York, and Beyond

The Madeline book series has captivated audiences both young and old for 75 years; now, it’s the subject of an exhibition at the New-York Historical Society. Beginning July 2, the museum will showcase the work of the Parisian schoolgirl’s creator in “Madeline ... [Published Condé Nast Traveler - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

New-York Historical Society to Chronicle the Chinese American Experience in a Groundbreaking Fall 2014 Exhibition

NEW YORK, June 19 -- The New York Historical Society issued the following news release: This fall, a major exhibition at the New-York Historical Society will explore the Chinese American experience.... ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jun 29 2014]

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"The Graduate Center's degree programs, innovative technological projects, and accomplished faculty have made it a leader in data science and digital humanities, preparing students for life in the 21st-century academy and workplace" said Matthew K Gold ( http://www.gc.cuny...
...Massachusetts, the exhibition also features the velvet hat that inspired the character of the mischievous Pepito, son of the Spanish ambassador. "While Madeline’s story is set in Paris, she is like many precocious New York City kids,” said Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. – Reuters"
"The thread that runs throughout the exhibit is cotton, which the organizers argue was a leading cause of the Civil War" Hofer said
"Women could not vote or be soldiers, but they expressed their political views and contributed to the war effort through quilts" Hofer explained

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“For Children But Not For Idiots”: Madeline at ... [Published New Criterion - 8 hours ago]
The Graduate Center Awarded Multimillion-Dollar... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 30 2014]
Acclaimed flutist Peter H. Bloom performs at in... [Published Prlog - Jul 29 2014]
Discounts great for N.Y.U., but locals have issues [Published The Villager - Jul 25 2014]
Textiles convey emotions, complexity of Civil War [Published Observer-Reporter - Jul 23 2014]
Brigham Young’s Short-Lived, Experimental Mormo... [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 22 2014]
19th-Century Japanese Prints Showing the Trials... [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
New-York Historical Society Sets Aug 2014 Bryan... [Published Broadway World - Jul 15 2014]
Week Four [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - Jul 13 2014]
Madeline in New York: Ludwig Bemelmans at the N... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 11 2014]
Bon anniversaire, Madeline! You're 75 years young! [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 09 2014]
Exhibit: Textiles convey emotions, complexity o... [Published Reading Eagle - Jul 06 2014]
Textiles convey emotions, complexity of Civil War [Published Foster's Daily Democrat - Jul 04 2014]
A New Madeline Exhibit Visits Paris, New York, ... [Published Condé Nast Traveler - Jul 03 2014]
‘The Joint’ As N.Y. City History [Published Jewish Week - Jul 03 2014]
New-York Historical Society to Chronicle the Ch... [Published Street Sweeper - Jun 29 2014]
'Homefront and Battlefield: Quilts and Context' [Published Press-Republican Online - Jun 23 2014]
Exhibit in New York features artifacts from Jew... [Published Farm and Dairy - May 28 2014]
2 new Taubman exhibits offer history lessons on... [Published Roanoke Times - Feb 28 2014]
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