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Upcoming Lecture: Bedford Park in the 1950s

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When: Saturday, July 23, 2016  at 1:00pm

Join past BCHS educator Ed Schneider on a stroll down Bronx memory lane.  Originally from the Bedford Park section, Ed will discuss his fond childhood memories growing up and […]

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Walking Tour: Old Village of Melrose

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When: Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 11am.

Originally part of the property owned by the Morris Family since the 17th century, what we now know as the community of Melrose was laid out in 1850 by […]

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Junior Bronx Historians Summer Academy

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Calling all middle schoolers! The Bronx County Historical Society is seeking 8-10 students from grades   6-8 to attend our 1st ever Junior Bronx Historians Summer Academy!

The JBH Summer Academy is a 4-day program designed […]

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The Catholic Protectory : Parkchester – Historic Walk Tour

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The Catholic Protectory : Parkchester – Historic Walk Tour

Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Visit historic Parkchester, once the country’s largest housing development, with an eye to the colorful history of its predecessor the New […]

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A Course on the History of The Bronx – Every Tuesday in March

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History of The Bronx Course
Every Tuesday in March (5x)

Lloyd Ultan, the official Bronx Borough Historian, prolific author and respected lecturer, who is widely regarded as the leading authority on Bronx history, will conduct a course, […]

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