September 6, 2011 will mark the 300th anniversary of the birth of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, patriarch of the Lutheran Church in America and progenitor of one of the most influential Pennsylvania German families in history. To celebrate this occasion, a series of special events have been planned by the Historic Muhlenberg Partnership – an alliance of Augustus Lutheran Church, the Historical Society of Trappe (Henry Muhlenberg House), Trappe Borough, and Ursinus College. The Berman Museum of Art exhibition was curated by Lisa Minardi UC ’04, a Muhlenberg historian, president of the Speaker’s House, and assistant curator, Winterthur Museum.