MHS Calendar of Events

to May 26


The Private Jefferson

Explore Jefferson’s complexity through select correspondence and writings including the Declaration of Independence, records of farming at Monticello, and his architectural drawings.

Immigration and Urban History Seminar Political Rights in the Age of Migration: The Case of Immigrant Voting in the U.S. Seminars are free and open to the public; RSVP required.
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20 November 2012.Tuesday, 5:15PM - 7:30PM Ron Hayduk, City University of New York Comment: Alexander Keyssar, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

This seminar paper chronicles the rise, fall, and re-emergence of immigrant voting. It examines the arguments for and against noncitizen voting—as well as proponents and opponents—and its impact on policy and American political development.