Lecture: Abraham Lincoln's Diary

Lecture: Abraham Lincoln's Diary
Apr 19, 2018

Thursday, 7:30 p.m.

What if Abraham Lincoln kept a diary? Perhaps he did. Diaries are the Holy Grail for historians and biographers, revealing hidden personal dimensions of a public person's life. Join Ronald White, biographer of Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant, as he examines Lincoln's overlooked notes to himself-written on small scraps of paper-that, taken together, reveal new and surprising aspects of America's greatest president. Free; no reservation required. Rothenberg Hall

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