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Public Scholars Project

The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln

February 16, 2019 at 2:00 PM | Mahwah, NJ | Mahwah Free Public Library
Discover the personal side of Abraham Lincoln. The program covers the great man’s formative years, his courtship and marriage, the beginnings and development of his abolitionist view point, and his first – though not very successful – trip to Congress. Discussion points also include the causes of the Civil War, major events and turning points within the war, the Emancipation Proclamation, and the Gettysburg Address.

Bob Gleason
First Person Interpreter

Venue
Mahwah Free Public Library
100 Ridge Rd
Mahwah, NJ
07430-3604