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San Diego History Center

January 2020

Member Morning

January 25, 8:30 am - 10:00 am
San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Events A Benefit of being a Member of the San Diego History Center! Saturday, January 25, 20208:30–10:00amSan Diego History Center, Balboa Park We invite you to join with fellow members for mimosas and a light breakfast at this important time in San Diego’s history. Join San Diego History Center Historians, Drs. David Miller and Andy Strathman in discussion about the latest Journal of San Diego, out in January 2020. While there is no cost to attend, Reservations are Required! Free…

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Balboa Park History Stroll

January 31, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on January 31, 2020 at 11:00 am

San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

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February 2020

Lunch & Learn With Elsa Featuring Dr. Mallios

February 5, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Events February 5, 2020, 11:00AM-1:00PM @ the San Diego History Center$20 for Members, 25 for Non-Members Join us for another Lunch & Learn with Elsa Sevilla featuring Dr. Seth Mallios of San Diego State University. Catch a KPBS film clip about African American history in San Diego County since the 1850s, and a behind-the-scenes look at SDHC’s upcoming exhibition, Nathan Harrison: Born a Slave, Died a San Diego Legend.   Join Dr. Mallios as he describes his 15-year archaeological excavation…

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Keepers of the Culture

February 8, 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Events DateSaturday, February 8, 2020Time4:30 pm Scanning event begins5:30 pm Reception and program beginsThe 3rd Annual Keepers of the Culture is a celebration of Black Heritage and the individuals who have dedicated themselves to making sure African American culture continues to have a meaningful presence in San Diego.The San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art (SDAAMFA) in collaboration with the San Diego History Center are hosting the reception which will give San Diego an opportunity to say “thank you”…

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Free Tuesday Talk: Movers & Shakers of Black San Diego

February 11, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Events San Diego has always been a diverse town, even before San Diego became incorporated as a city.  African Americans have contributed to San Diego for more than a century.  This presentation highlights the many African Americans and their contributions to the city of San Diego. Yvette Porter-Moore is a native Californian who has been conducting genealogy research since 1991 when she successfully found her birth mother, and then in 1994 found her birth father's side of the family.  …

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March 2020

Free Tuesday Talk: Belle Baranceanu, Modern Art and the New Deal

March 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Events Prior to the onset of the Great Depression, San Diego was often viewed as a provincial coastal town; a cultural wasteland perhaps, and certainly not a major art center. Young professional artists in the decades before the Great Depression centered themselves in New York or Chicago, but not in California. The New Deal injected federal government funds into the arts, and brought sweeping changes to the region that have had a lasting impact in San Diego. Although Belle Baranceanu was…

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