Chancellor’s Day: Immigration and the City

When: Monday, January 28, 9:00am – 3:00pm
Price: Free. Registration required.
Oscar Edward Cesare, Swearing Allegiance to Liberty on Entering the Country, ca. 1910. Collection of the Museum of the City of New York, 56.98.

Immerse yourself in the Museum’s exhibitions to learn how immigrant communities have both shaped and been shaped by New York City.

This day is presented in collaboration with the New York City Department of Education and will include a hands-on workshop with the app The New Immigrants: NYC 1880-1924.

This Chancellor’s Day workshop will also include a primary source workshop and guided tours of the exhibitions New York at Its Core, Interior Lives: Contemporary Photographs of Chinese New Yorkers, and Activist New York.

The Museum of the City of New York is a certified CTLE provider. Participation in this full-day program provides 5 hours of CTLE credit.

Free. Registration required. Seats are limited. All participants must register individually.

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The Frederick A.O. Schwarz Education Center is endowed by grants from The Thompson Family Foundation Fund, the F.A.O. Schwarz Family Foundation, the William Randolph Hearst Endowment, and other generous donors.

The Museum is grateful to The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, which supports a Predoctoral Fellowship Program in Public History.

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