June 2014 E-Newsletter

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Raise it Up! JMM will join national sing-along of the “Star Spangled Banner” on 14 June!

      The American Flag is celebrating its 200th birthday this year, and the Smithsonian National Museum of American History is organizing a nation-wide group sing of the "The Star-Spangled Banner" in its honor on Flag Day, 14 June. The James Monroe Museum is participating, but we're putting on our spin on the event - we'll be performing the anthem on kazoos! Join us at 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 14, in front of the museum (908 Charles Street) to be a part of this event and to add your voice to the largest group sing of the national anthem in history. We are providing the kazoos! An ice-cream social will follow! Please e-mail us to indicate your participation! … [Read more...]

May 2014 E-Newsletter

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First Friday History Trivia Nights!

Join us on Friday, May 2 for our first Trivia Night!   … [Read more...]

April 2014 E-Newsletter

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Board of Regents Meeting Announced

Read the announcement of the upcoming JMM Board of Regents meeting here: April 2014 BOR Meeting Notice Draft … [Read more...]

March 2014 E-Newsletter

There is lots of news in our March e-newsletter. Read it here! … [Read more...]

Watch full-length videos from the James Monroe Symposium

If you missed October's symposium "James Monroe: Life and Legacy," you can now watch full-length videos of several of the presentations. Visit the Papers of James Monroe's YouTube channel to see them! … [Read more...]

“James Monroe at War,” an online lecture by the museum, now on YouTube!

Visit our YouTube channel to view this new online lecture prepared by director Scott Harris! … [Read more...]

“Portraits of James Monroe,” presentation by Daniel Preston, on C-SPAN

Daniel Preston, editor of the Papers of James Monroe, gave a presentation examining the different portraits of James Monroe as part of the symposium "James Monroe: Life and Legacy" in October. C-SPAN filmed the presentation and aired it last week. You can view the presentation here. … [Read more...]