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Max Kade Institute

March 2020

Memories of Wisconsin’s Low German Past: The Life and Work of Albert F. W. Grimm

Tuesday, March 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University Club Restaurant, 803 State Street
Madison, WI 53706 United States

Step back into Wisconsin’s Low-German past! On March 24, 2020, the Max Kade Institute will showcase the life and work of Albert F. W. Grimm. Join us for a fun evening with short presentations, readings…

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April 2020

Washington, DC – Exhibit “Neighbors Past and Present: The Wisconsin German Experience”

Monday, April 20 @ 8:00 am - Monday, June 8 @ 5:00 pm
German-American Heritage Museum, Washington, DC, 719 Sixth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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Display of MKI’s traveling exhibit “Neighbors Past and Present: the Wisconsin German Experience.” On fourteen panels that draw largely on images and resources from the MKI Library and Archives, the exhibit covers German migration and settlement…

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Lecture by Sandra Rebok and Reception: “From the Spanish Royal Court to the White House: Alexander von Humboldt’s Quest for Knowledge in a World of Politics”

Monday, April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wisconsin Historical Society Auditorium, 816 State St.
Madison, WI United States

2019 marks the year of the 250th anniversary of Alexander von Humboldt, the Prussian explorer, naturalist, historian and humanist, whose comprehensive work has sparked universal scientific theories and movements to this day. This presentation will…

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Lecture: The Wisconsin-German Experience in National Context

Friday, April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
German-American Heritage Museum, Washington, DC, 719 Sixth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States

Opening of the Max Kade Institute exhibit "Neighbors Past and Present" and reception, with a lecture by Mark L. Louden, Director of the Max Kade Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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