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History and Appreciation of Antiques: Olga Metz Davis

August 18 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Teacher: Elise O’Neil
DCHS Collections Assistant Elise O’Neil will present her talk “Olga Metz Davis: Style and Substance with Selections From the DCHS Costume Collection”
Study material culture and its impact on society through the history and appreciation of antiques. The class features a hands-on examination of artifacts and explores the sociological, economic, historical, and political impact of these artifacts on the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries, as well as their implications for today and tomorrow. Please bring one antique to each class for “Show and Tell.”
Thursday classes take place from 1:30pm-4:00pm.
Cost: $8 per class for DCHS members (with RSVP); $10 per class for members (drop-in)
$15 per class for non-members
Space limited; RSVP with pre-payment required. Classes will be held with a minimum of 3 students and a maximum of 6 students.
call (402)-455-9990 ex 101 or admin@douglascohistory.org to register

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Date:
August 18
Time:
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Douglas County Historical Society

Venue

General Crook House Museum
5730 N 30th St.
Omaha, NE 68111 United States
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Phone:
402-455-9990