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Friday, March 24th

Registration for workshops is separate from conference seminars.


9-11                 Clements Library Tour~Library Curators, Ann Arbor

10-5                 Vendor Area/19th century Artifacts Display Hours

10-12               Aprons Workshop~Glenna Jo Christen, Room B

12:15-2            Pineapple Purse Workshop~Ava Coleman, Room B

2:15-4              Aprons Workshop~Glenna Jo Christen, Room B

7-9                   Soiree at Historic Sawyer House *Period Dress Optional

Saturday, March 25th
Choose Room A or B for each presentation session. You may change at the break. Materials for

sessions will be available in the conference binder.

8-7                   Vendor Area/19th century Artifacts Display Hours

8:15-9              Opening Remarks

9:15-10:15       An Exhibition of Civil War Era Wedding Photographs~Susan Anthony, Room A
                         19th Century Warm Weather Wear for Men~Bill Christen, Room B

10:30-11:30     Pregnancy in the 1850s and 1860s~Glenna Jo Christen, Room A
                           Civil War Collection: William Clements Library~J. Kevin Graffagnino, Room B

11:30-12:30     Lunch

12:30-1:30       Vendor Hour

1:45-2:45         Doll Basics 101- 1850-1865~Samantha Stanley, Room A
                         Joseph Holt and the Trial of the Lincoln Conspirators~Steven Ramold, Room B


3:00-4:00      Oh Good Grief; The History of Mourning Practices~Jomarie Soszynski, Room A
                        Bringing the Past to Life~Ken Giorlando, Larissa Fleishman, and Jackie Schubert, Room B

4:15-5:15         19th Century Entertainments~Michael Mescher, Room A

5:15-6:15         Vendor Hour

6:15-8              Dinner/Socializing

Sunday, March 26th
8-11                 Vendor Area/19th century Artifacts Display Hours

8-10                Show and Tell/Shopping

10-11:00         Making Young People Feel Welcome at Your Event~Kristen Mrozek, Room A

11:15-12          Closing Remarks