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September 2017

Remembering Black Monday: 40 Years Later

September 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tyler History Center, 325 West Federal St.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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The Youngstown Sheet & Tube Company announced shutdowns and massive layoffs at their Campbell Works plant on Monday, September 19, 1977. This was followed by similar announcements at Sheet & Tube's Brier Hill Works, all of U.S. Steel Corporation's District operations, and the Republic Steel Corporation in Youngstown between 1979 and 1981. In all, more than 10,000 good paying jobs were lost in the local steel industry. Join a panel of local historians and community leaders as they discuss the…

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February 2018

The Black Army in Mourning

February 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tyler History Center, 325 West Federal St.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Join MVHS for this free presentation in honor of African American History Month.

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March 2019

Yes She Can: Women and the Steel Industry

March 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tyler History Center, 325 West Federal St.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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In recognition of Women’s History Month, join a panel of speakers to explore women's relationships to industrial and millwork from a historical perspective. Panelists will discuss women’s roles from their initial support of male workers to their lives as the spouses of mill workers, and finally as women working in the mills.  Presenting speakers include: Jacqueline Marino, Author and Associate Professor of Journalism at Kent State University; Eliese Colette Goldbach, noted author and former steel mill worker; Mary E. Triece, Author…

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April 2019

A Chapter from the Persecution of the Jews in Slovakia

April 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tyler History Center, 325 West Federal St.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Dr. Rebekah Klein-Pejšová, an expert on Slovak and Jewish history from Purdue University, will present a lecture at the "Tragedy of the Slovak Jews" exhibit’s opening event.

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