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CANCELLED: History in a Pint on May 21, 2019

The May 21 “History in a Pint” has been CANCELLED, due to the Medal of Honor installation for Major Henry A. Courtney Jr. on May 29, 2019. Watch for further details to come about the May 29 event! If you have any questions, please contact Executive Director JoAnne Coombe at 218.733.7581 or 218.348.7488.

New York Fashion Week Comes to the Depot with Buckanaga Social Club

DIBENINDIZOWIN - Mastering One’s Self WHAT: The Buckanaga Social Club’s collection shown at New York’s Fashion Week WHEN: Friday, May 3, 5 to 8:30 p.m. WHERE: St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot) See 15 unique looks in women’s and menswear lines curated, designed, and produced by Amber Buckanaga and the Buckanaga Social Club collective. The collection is inspired by the Anishinaabe ideal of freedom that Buckanaga says tells of her journey in mastering one’s self. Elaborate ribbon skirts become everyday wear. Sport wear becomes rooted in the legacy of Anishinaabe woodland patterns. Recycled and natural fabrics left over from one outfit to fit are used in the design of another.

GeoDome - 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing from an Indigenous Perspective

April 29, 2019 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM The St. Louis County Historical Society, in collaboration with its American Indian Advisory Committee, will host the University of Minnesota Duluth GeoDome on April 29, 2019 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. The event will be held in the Great Hall, St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot). The program, given by James Rock, an ethno-astronomer and UMD’s Marshall W. Alworth Planetarium Program Director, will explore the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing from an indigenous perspective. The event is included in price of regular admission to the Depot. Entrance is FREE to current members of St. Louis County Historical Society. Space is limited so p

97th Annual Meeting of the Members of the Society - Free and Open to the Public

Free and Open to the Public RSVP BY APRIL 21 This event includes the Board of Governors election and gala reception. Hear about our plans for the future. TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 2019 5:00 PM: Reception and Gallery Tours 6:00 PM: Meeting and Elections 6:30 PM: Gallery Tours Membership dues must be current and postmarked or received in the Society's office by the end of the business day on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, to be eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting, per Society's Bylaws. There is no charge for this event. It is free and open to the public. Reservations are necessary as seating is limited. To RSVP, call 218.733.7586 or email For further details, click on INVIT

Rootprints - Spring 2019

Click SPRING-2019 to view this issue of Rootprints. Become a member to receive future copies of Rootprints via mail.

2018 SLCHS Annual Report

Our 2018 Annual Report is now on our Official Documents webpage. To view it directly in a new window, click 2018.

Warrior Writers Workshop

Sunday, April 14, 2019 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Duluth, MN Free Registration Deadline Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019 For details, click on Warriors. The above information is courtesy of Warrior Writers.

Summer 2019 Internships

We are currently accepting applications for summer 2019 internships. If you are interested in our internship program, please visit our webpage entitled CAREERS & INTERNSHIPS.

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