PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO CONCERNS AROUND CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19). WE WILL ADVERTISE A NEW DATE WHEN IT IS AVAILABLE. To commemorate Women's History Month and the opening of the Her Side of the Story exhibit in the Arbuckle Gallery at History Park, author Linda Ulleseit will talk about her book Under the […]
A fantastic opportunity to purchase vintage clothing and textiles, as well as a selection of household items, that have been deaccessioned - or removed - from History San Jose's collection. These are items that fall under the categories of being duplicates, in poor condition, or not relevant to our collecting mission, and have been approved […]
Cost: $5 members & affiliates / $10 general public Tickets: https://hsjtalks.brownpapertickets.com/ Robin Chapman, longtime journalist and native of Los Altos, has written a new book Historic Bay Area Visionaries that tells the story of this region's history through the eyes of six people: Ohlone Lope Inigo found a way to protect his family in troubled times on […]
A FREE PRE-FATHERS DAY COMMUNITY EVENT! Presented by the African-American Heritage House at History Park With Dr. Khalid White, Educator, Author, Filmmaker We will explore the realities of fathers and families in the Bay Area. The men and women in this film are reshaping the media stereotypes and images of Black families by sharing their […]
FINDING CLEVELAND has touched audiences across the U.S. with its compelling story of Baldwin Chiu's search for answers about his grandfather that leads to Cleveland, Mississippi. Watch as his family has miraculous encounters & learn about the little known history of Chinese immigrants in the segregated South during the Chinese Exclusion Act.
*TICKETS ONLY AVAILABLE ONLINE - NO SALES AT THE DOOR* Author and educator Dr. Francisco Jiménez emigrated from Mexico and worked alongside his parents in the fields of California. His books have been published in five languages and his four-book series has been included in the American Library Association Booklist’s 50 Best Young Adult Books […]
Tickets: $5 HSJ Members / $8 General Public Purchase tickets Author and educator Francisco Jiménez emigrated from Mexico and worked alongside his parents in the fields of California. He is currently Professor Emeritus in the Dept. of Modern Languages and Literatures at Santa Clara University. His books have been published in five languages and his […]
Purchase tickets General $8, HSJ Members $5 David Bacon is a photojournalist, author, political activist, and union organizer who has focused on labor issues, particularly those related to immigrant labor. His images are featured in our current exhibition in the Arbuckle Gallery at History Park, In the Fields of the North/En los campos del norte. Come […]
THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT - A second lecture has been scheduled for February 3, 2018 Tickets: $5 HSJ Members / $8 General Public Author and educator Francisco Jiménez emigrated from Mexico and worked alongside his parents in the fields of California. He is currently Professor Emeritus in the Dept. of Modern Languages and […]
Celebrate Black History Month with the African American Heritage House in History Park's Empire Firehouse and enjoy some fantastic spoken word and poetry slam performances.