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EWHP Goes National

The Evanston Women’s History Project is proud to be a member of the National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites. Recently highlighted in USA Today (see the article here — the collaborative also launched its new web site connecting member sites and organizations with the public in a new way. One of the collaborative’s current …

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EWHP making news!

There’s a nice article in this week’s Evanston Review about the women’s history project and our exhibit opening tomorrow night at 7:30 p.m. (the time is incorrect in the article). Click on this link to read more.,evanston-womenshistory-031810-s1.article

The Big Move

The Evanston Women’s History Project offices are moving to the Evanston History Center (EHC).  No doubt the move will help facilitate research as many of the Project’s research subjects have archival and/or clipping files at the EHC.

Project Update

Although the cold seems to have slowed most people down these past few weeks, momentum at the EWHP has never been higher. In addition to organizing all that valuable information that we’ve been gathering for over  year now, our initial survey of historic properties associated with Evanston women of note is finishing up AND we …

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Research Update

The EWHP has moved into another research phase! Though research on “women of note” will continue indefinitely, some researchers have started to shift their focus to properties associated with these significant women. In order to list a property (or in this case, a district) on The National Register of Historic Places, one has to carefully …

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