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Library Displays: History & Heritage Displays

Displays in the Library

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 through October 15) recognizes and celebrates Hispanic Americans who have contributed to the United States' history over time.

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February: Black History Month

February is African-American History Month, recognizing and celebrating the contributions of African Americans to the rich history of the United States, and remembering the struggles of the Civil Rights movement.

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History & Heritage Displays

History and heritage month displays are located in the reference area, on the open shelving near the microfilm cabinets.

LGBT History Month

October is LGBT History Month, recognizing and exploring the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered persons throughout American History.

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March: Women's History Month

March is Women's History Month, designated to recognize the achievements and contributions of women throughout history.

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Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, designated to celebrate the historical and cultural heritage of Native Americans.

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April: National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, which began in 1996 as a celebration of poetry in America.

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Find poetry in the library collection