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Friday, Jan 20, 2012 - 11:00 PM    "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" How can primary sources illuminate historical events? This workshop tells the story of Jamestown, a less-than-successful example of America's capitalist beginnings and a colony as a business operation. Drawing on contemporary accounts, workshop participants assume the roles of colonists and shareholders to argue the future of the Virginia Company's settlement at Jamestown. G
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Friday, Jan 20, 2012 - 11:00 PM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Jan 21, 2012 - 11:00 AM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jan 27, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Jan 28, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Feb 3, 2012 - 11:00 PM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Feb 4, 2012 - 11:00 AM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Feb 10, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Concerning Emancipation: Who Freed The Slaves?" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Feb 11, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Concerning Emancipation: Who Freed The Slaves?" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Feb 17, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition" (LEARN/CREATE)
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