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MASSACHUSETTS HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO PARTICIPATE IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS

The Massachusetts Historical Society is one of more than 1,500 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense The [...] read more

MHS PRESENTS KENNEDY MEDAL TO GORDON S. WOOD

On May 16, the MHS honored Gordon S. Wood as the 11th recipient of the John F. Kennedy Medal.  Awarded to persons who have rendered distinguished service to the cause of history, it is the highest award given by the Society. Wood, a Corresponding Fellow of the MHS since [...] read more