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The Two Lives and One Passion of Louise Marshall: Founder of the Cabbage Patch Settlement
Tuesday, March 20, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Filson members Linda Raymond and Bill Ellison will give a presentation on Louise Marshall, the Founder of the Cabbage Patch Settlement. Sponsored by John and Mary Wolford and Stephen and Coretta Wolford.

The Architecture of William J Dodd
Thursday, March 22, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Steve Wiser and Christopher T. White will give a presentation on the architecture of William J. Dodd, who created some of the city's most notable architectural landmarks.

The University of Louisville History Department Gottschalk Lecture Presented with The Filson
Tuesday, March 27, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Dr. Andrew Frank will give a lecture on the Indigenous History of the American Borderlands. This lecture is held in partnership with the University of Louisville's Department of History.

Experiencing World War I: America During the Great War
Wednesday, April 4, Gallery Open 5:00 p.m.; Lecture, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Dr. Jennifer Keene, a specialist in the American military experience during WWI, will examine how the war affected not only the soldiers, but those left behind on the home-front.

Exhibit Opening - Through a Soldier's Lens: Jack Speed's WWI Photography
Friday, April 6, 4:00-6:00 p.m. | Please join us for the opening of our latest exhibit, Through a Soldier’s Lens: Jack Speed’s WWI Photography, curated by Heather Potter and Jana Meyer.

Society for Military History Keynote - Southern Cross, North Star: The Politics of Irreconciliation and Civil War Memory in the
Saturday, April 7, 6:00-9:00 p.m., Galt House Hotel | Sponsored by The Filson Historical Society, this keynote covers the complex history of the Ohio Valley Region during and after the Civil War. Reception to follow the speech.

The Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series - Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life
Tuesday, April 10, 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Join The Filson Historical Society for the latest installment in our Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series, Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life with Robert Dallek

The Social Life of Maps in America, 1750-1860
Thursday, April 12, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Dr. Martin Bruckner will give a presentation on his book, The Social Life of Maps in America, 1750-1860

Camp Taylor and the Spanish Flu
Tuesday, April 17, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Dr. Charles Oberst will give a presentation on the history of Camp Zachary Taylor, including the toll the 1918 Spanish Influenza epidemic took.

Film Screening - Look & See: Wendell Berry's Kentucky
Wednesday, April 18, Galleries and Reception open, 5:00; Screening, 6:00-7:30 p.m. | KET and The Filson Historical Society present a special preview screening of Look & See: Wendell Berry’s Kentucky.

Political Quickstep: The Life of Kentucky's Colonel Charles S. Todd
Tuesday, April 24, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Sherry Jelsma will give a presentation on the life of Charles S. Todd.

Bus Tour: Architectural Tour of Central Kentucky, Including The Beaumont Inn
May 11-12 | Join the Filson Historical Society for a two day bus tour through the lovely countryside which captivated many of Kentucky’s earliest settlers and enjoy an evening at The Beaumont Inn.

The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier and WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home
Tuesday, June 5, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Patrick K. O'Donnell, national award-winning author of Washington's Immortals, reveals the untold story behind the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in a searing narrative that thrusts the reader into the brutal heart of combat

The Civil War Field Institute - John Hunt Morgan's Great Raid: Rebels Invade the Buckeye State
July 25-28 | Join The Filson Historical Society as David L. Mowery leads a four-day tour along John Hunt Morgan’s Great Raid path within Ohio.

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