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The Filson Historical Society will be closed on Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Upcoming Events at The Filson:

Recording a Vanishing World: Harlan Hubbard and Shantyboat Culture | Thursday, January 17

Frontier Rebels: The Fight for Independence in the American West, 1765-1776 | Thursday, January 24

Jewish Genealogy Workshop | Tuesday, January 29

The Filson Historical Society, founded in 1884, is a privately-supported historical society dedicated to preserving the history of Kentucky and the Ohio Valley Region. 

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