From the Vaults: A Glimpse of Holland in 1888

We’ve posted about the Society’s first trip to the Netherlands before (here and here), and we love delving into our archives to learn more about this trip! Upon the Society’s return to the United States from the Netherlands, Sheldon T. Viele compiled a “journal-narrative” of the visit. Interested in reading all about the trip? Check out A Glimpse of Holland in 1888 here!

Save the Date: Potomac Branch Lecture

Friday, October 6 at 6:30 PM Potomac Chapter of the HSNY The Metropolitan Club of the City of Washington Speaker: Professor Dennis Pogue, University of Maryland Associate Professor of Historic Preservation, previously Vice President of Preservation at Mt. Vernon and archaeologist and author of Founding Spirits: George Washington and the Beginnings of the American Whiskey Industry. This event is open to all chapters, members, friends, and … read more