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Polk County History Center

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100 E Main Street
Bartow, Florida 33830 United States
863-534-4386 www.polkhistorycenter.org
Polk County History Center

August 2020

Democratic Dialogues – Democracy in Florida: A Work in Progress

August 18 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Polk County History Center, 100 E Main Street
Bartow, Florida 33830 United States
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Purple and Yellow Polk Centennial Coalition Logo, Text: Democratic Dialogue Speaker Series, Democracy in Florida, A Work in Progress, August 18, 12:15-1pm Virtual Presentation

Democratic Dialogues Speaker Series In this virtual presentation by Master Lecturer Steven Noll, University of Florida, learn about the history of democracy in Florida and the future of politics in our state. When American revolutionaries waged a war for independence they took a leap of faith that sent ripple effects…

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October 2020

Voices and Votes: Democracy in America

October 23 - December 9
Polk County History Center, 100 E Main Street
Bartow, Florida 33830 United States
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Voices and Votes: Democracy in America

A Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition on display at the History Center from October 23 through December 9, 2020. When American revolutionaries waged a war for independence they took a leap of faith that sent ripple effects across generations. They embraced a radical idea of establishing a government that entrusted the…

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Voices and Votes: Democracy in America Opening Reception

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Polk County History Center, 100 E Main Street
Bartow, Florida 33830 United States
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Join us in celebrating the grand experiment that is democracy in America this election year with the opening of Voices and Votes: Democracy in America, a traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian Institute. In collaboration with the Lakeland chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the exhibit opening features refreshments…

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