Connecticut Valley Historical Museum News

Blues in Our Blood Exhibition

February 8, 2008

The lives of two famous members of an African-American family in Springfield will be explored in the special exhibition Blues in Our Blood: The Artistic Evolution of Taj Mahal and Carole Fredericks, on view at the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum from February 15 through November 9, 2008.

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PT Boat Exhibit Extended

January 24, 2008

The special exhibition The Mosquito Fleet: World War II PT Boats, on view at the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum, has been extended through June 29. (The original closing date was Feb. 24.)

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The Wesson Mansion

New History Exhibition

July 13, 2007

City of Homes, an exhibit exploring the ways Springfield builders, designers, manufacturers, merchants, and residents interpreted the concept of home, will be on view from July 18 through Jan. 20, 2008 at the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum at the Quadrangle.

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PT Boat Exhibition

July 2, 2007

A collection of World War II memorabilia will be on view at the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum at the Quadrangle from July 10, 2007, through February 24, 2008, in the special exhibition The Mosquito Fleet: World War II PT Boats.

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Seuss Exhibit Extended

May 15, 2007

The special exhibition The Cat in the Hat Turns 50, on view at the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum, has been extended until August 26.

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New Dr. Seuss Exhibit

February 7, 2007

A selection of limited edition artwork from the Dr. Seuss estate will be on view at the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum at the Quadrangle from February 17 through May 27 in the special exhibition The Cat in the Hat Turns 50. The exhibition has been planned in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the publication of the famous Dr. Seuss book.

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Markus Johnson

Scholarships to be Awarded in Memory of P.F.C. Markus J. Johnson

May 15, 2006

The Connecticut Valley Historical Museum will be the host site of the second annual Markus J. Johnson Memorial Fund scholarship award ceremony on Thursday, June 1, at 5:30 p.m.

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The Creative Spirit Opens

November 14, 2005

"The Creative Spirit" of the Connecticut Valley now on display at Springfield Museums.

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