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September 2018

The American Precedents: Examining George Washington’s Precedents in the Modern Presidency

September 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Folsom Tavern, 164 Water Street
Exeter, NH

Join Saint Anselm College students Sarah Hummel (2019) and Matthew Solomon (2020) as they discuss the exhibit they designed at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics titled "The American Precedents". During his tenure as America's first President, George Washington established several memorable precedents. In the exhibit they selected five of these precedents and examined if, and how, they applied to the four recent American Presidencies. Using archival material, they sought to understand how these five precedents - the Inauguration, non-partisanship,…

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October 2018

Tavern Talk: “Banjos, Bones, & Ballads”

October 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Folsom Tavern, 164 Water Street
Exeter, NH
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Traditional songs, rich in local history and a sense of place, present the latest news from the distant past. They help us to interpret present-day life with an understanding of the working people who built our country. Tavern songs, banjo tunes, 18th century New England hymns, sailor songs, and humorous stories about traditional singers and their songs highlight this informative program by Jeff Warner as part of our 2018 theme: Global Perspectives on the Revolution. Jeff Warner connects 21st-century audiences…

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