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"Children’s Literature and the Filson Library Collection" has been rescheduled for Friday, August 10 at 12:00 p.m.

Upcoming Events at The Filson:

Material Culture: Clothing and Textile Collections at the Filson Historical Society | Friday, July 20

Black Artists and Arts Education in 20th Century Louisville | Friday, July 27

Filson Friday - Days of Rage and Sorrow: The Jennie Bowman Tragedy | Friday, August 3


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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