What is the Queerest House in Cambridge? Find out in ZOOM Discussion

Monday July 6, 2020

Longellow House
Longellow House  (Source:Wikipedia)

What's the Queerest House in Cambridge, Massachusetts? Join The History Project and Hilary Iris Lowe of Temple University and Nicole Mello of the Longfellow House — Washington's Headquarters National Historic site for a presentation on house museums and a case study of the interpretation of LGBTQ+ history over the last 200 years.

Lowe and Mello will discuss the histories that can be found in the archives at the poet's house, now a historic site managed by the National Park Service. The talk will span generations, from minister Samuel Longfellow and preservationist Alice Longfellow to the home's first socialist and queer curator, Harry Dana (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Dana).

The discussion takes place on Thursday, July 9th,7:00PM.

RSVP on Eventbrite, link to the Zoom will be sent out the day of the event. This event is free and open to the public, any donations made will support The History Project's mission to document, preserve, and share LGBTQ history. Thank you for your support!

For security purposes, Zoom meetings require an authenticated Zoom account, so please be sure to register with Zoom prior to the event. Please email [email protected] with any questions.

For more information on The History Project, visit its website.

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