Putting Things in Perspective
Fowler House
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February 22nd, 2015- Scrapbooking for Posterity at the Arganbright Genealogy Center, 1:00 pm:
Learn how to create a scrapbook that will last for generations and can serve as a historical record for your family, business or organization. Tips on how to scrapbook like an archivist using acid free materials and identifying and documenting information that will aid future researchers. Perfect for compiling your genealogy research or summarizing your club activities. Cost is $5.00 for non- members and free for TCHA members.

March 24th, 2015- Collector’s Show and Tell Quarterly at the Arganbright Genealogy Center, 12:00 pm:
TCHA Members can join us for the first of our quarterly series of gathering’s for Collectors. This program will give TCHA Members, who are collectors of all kinds, the opportunity to show off their favorite objects and meet others with a similar passion for stuff! A member of the TCHA curatorial staff will share an item from the TCHA permanent collection and a short presentation will follow to provide tips and resources about collecting and to help plan future gatherings.

April 29th, 2015- Lincoln’s Reconstruction Experiments at the West Lafayette Public Library Walnut and Elm Rooms, 6:00 pm
Free public lecture presented in honor of the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War and the death of Abraham Lincoln. Professor Robert May, PhD, Professor of History at Purdue University will explain Abraham Lincoln's program for readmitting the seceded slave states to the Union, describe how it evolved as the war lengthened, and contrast it with the plans of "radical" members of his own Republican Party who hoped to punish Confederates for the war and totally transform the southern states before allowing them back in the Union.
(And check out the TCHA Civil War display on exhibit at the West Lafayette Public Library April through May, 2015)

You are invited to
the Annual Meeting

Tuesday, January 13, 2015


The Outpost Banquet Hall
2501 Old 231 South
Lafayette, Indiana

5:15—6:00 pm

Reception with light buffet & cash bar

 6:00 pm

Business meeting for the Association and Foundation. Presentation of the Ball/Sholty Award and Volunteer of the Year Award, followed by members of the Kriebel family sharing stories of their father—Bob Kriebel.

Cost is $15 per person

 Reservations can be made by calling Kathy Atwell, 765-476-8411, ext. 208; sending a check or order; or on-line Here by January 9, 2015.

Guest Speakers:
Remembering the Extraordinary Life of
Bob Kriebel
reporter, author, and friend