Department ofHistory

Pacific Lutheran University , University Communications , Tacoma, WA 98447 253-535-7180

LIFE- Yokohama Yankee

Location: Garfield Book Company Community Room

Leslie Helm tells the riveting story of five generations of his multinational, biracial merchant family living in Yokohama in war and...

The Tenth Annual Benson Lecture

Location: Anderson University Center: 101 (Scandinavian Cultural Center),Anderson University Center SCC Meeting Room

The Package and Its Pleasures: How American Business and Technology Shaped Consumer Desire In this illustrated talk, Professor Gary Cross offers...

Tall Ships and Tugboats on Puget Sound

Location: Garfield Book Company Community Room

A Brief History by Chuck Fowler Through colorful sea stories (most of them true) and many rare photos and illustrations, maritime historian and...

Holocaust Studies Film Night

Location: Anderson University Center: 203 (Regency Room),Anderson University Center: North Lobby

The U.S. Army in Early Washington

Location: Garfield Book Company Community Room

Alan Archambault, will discuss the role of the U.S. Army in the exploration, settlement and defense of the early Oregon/Washington Territory from...