Friday, September 14, 2012

Brown Bag on The Civil War Papers of the Massachusetts Historical Society

Join us for a Brown Bag Lunch
on Thursday, September 20th
State Library of Massachusetts
Room 442, State House
12 until 1:30 PM

Bring your lunch and join us to hear Elaine Grublin, Head of Reader Services at the Massachusetts Historical Society, speak about the Civil War papers of the Society. She will place an emphasis on manuscripts relating to the Battle of Antietam which was fought 150 years ago, on September 17th, 1862.

To register, please go to:

You may also register by calling the Reference Department at 617-727-2590 or by e-mailing to

Future Brown Bags will include: 
  • Thursday, October 25th
    Alexandra S. Barker, The U.S. Census Bureau, The 2010 Census
  • Thursday, November 15th
    Dr. Marcia Hohn, The Immigrant Learning Center, Massachusetts Immigrant Entrepreneurs
  • Tuesday, December 11th
    Dr. Beryl Rosenthal, Executive Director, The Waterworks Museum, The History of Water in Massachusetts