Historical Commemorations

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► Centennial of Women's Suffrage in New York State, 1917/2017:  U.S., N.Y.S., & Long Island Perspectives, for New York State History Month (November)compiled, edited, & rev. by Mark Rothenberg (10/20/17)
 
► Hispanic American Heritage Month, September 15-October 15, 2017 comp. & ed by Mark Rothenberg (Patchogue-Medford Library.  Celia M. Hastings Local History Room   
 
►  "Summer of Love," June-August 1967:  Some Headlines [from Newsday, 50 years ago]
 
►   Watergate @ 50:  A Short Look Back  
 
►  September 11, 2001/2017

 
U.S., N.Y.S., & L.I. Historical Commemorations & Celebrations:
General 

  • Commemorative Observations (U.S. Library of Congress.  Law Library of Congress)
  • List of Commemorative Months (Wikipedia)
    • Annual History Months:
      • February:   African American History Month
      • March:       Women's History Month
      • March:        Irish Heritage Month
      • April:          National Library Week [exact dates vary by year]
      • May:           Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
      • May:           Haitian Heritage Month
      • May:           Jewish American Heritage Month
      • May:           Scandinavian American Heritage Month
      • June:           Caribbean American Heritage Month
      • June:           LGBT Pride Month
      • Sept. 15-Oct 15:    National Hispanic Heritage Month
      • October:      Archives Month in New York State
      • October:      Italian American Heritage Month
      • October:      Polish American Heritage Month
      • November:  American Indian Heritage Month
      • November:  New York State History Month
  • United Nations Observances (United Nations) - designated commemorative days, weeks, months, years, decades, and U.N. anniversaries 
  • Some Current and Forthcomng Commemorations

A Few Related PML Publications: