2017 Schedule of Speakers
Wednesday, March 22, 6:30 pm: Robert Brandt at the Museum of Miniature Houses
Robert Brandt, professor in the School of Architecture, from Notre Dame will talk about the “The Pillar and the Scroll; American Empire” furniture in the early to mid-19th century.
Wednesday, April 5, 6:30 pm: Kristen Barry at the Museum of Miniature Houses
Kristen Barry from the College of Architecture and Planning at Ball State will speak on the Gothic Revival in domestic architecture and furniture.
Monday, April 10, 6:30 pm: Elizabeth Brand Monroe at the Museum of Miniature Houses
Elizabeth Brand Monroe will be speaking about the Early Industrial Age in America and Furniture Design & Production. Elizabeth is the Director of Graduate Studies in the Dept of History at IUPUI.
Thursday, June 15, 7:00 pm: Screening of 1816 at the Carmel Clay Public Library’s Program Room
This theatrical documentary dramatically traces Indiana’s rich living history from the earliest inhabitants to statehood in 1816 and into the 21st Century.
Tuesday, May 23, 7:00 pm: Who actually killed Cyclone Johnston and Carey? Finally, we have an answer. at the Carmel Clay Public Library’s Program Room
Author Phil Dunlap tells the story of 1900 shootings of Cyclone Johnston and Officer William Frank Carey.