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Pour Yourself into History 6:00 pm
Pour Yourself into History @ Belmont Hotel
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Built in 1946, The Belmont is a historic motor hotel and one of the many lasting buildings in Dallas designed by architect Charles Stevens Dilbeck. Fit to accommodate the contemporary traveler, The Belmont Hotel offers a[...]
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Brown Bag Lecture: DALLAS IN 1918 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: DALLAS IN 1918
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
City of Dallas Archivist John Slate explores Big D in the time of a flu pandemic, WWI, the eve of women’s suffrage, and the war effort on the home front. Speaker: John Slate
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Texas Historical Commission begins
Texas Historical Commission begins
Nov 17 all-day
November 17, 2053 – The Texas Historical Commission began in 1953 as the Texas State Historical Survey Committee, formed by the legislature to oversee state historical programs. Three years later, in 1956, county historical survey committees were[...]
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Compromise of 1850
Compromise of 1850
Nov 25 all-day
November 25, 1850. Texas’ governor signs the Compromise of 1850, in which Texas gives up its claim to land that includes more than half of what is now New Mexico, about a third of Colorado,[...]
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Square Dancing Day
Square Dancing Day
Nov 29 all-day
Square Dancing Day exists to celebrate the square dance form of folk dancing, and is a great excuse to get out and “Dosey Do”. This fun, healthy and simple form of dance with a long history[...]
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