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Drew Club of Greater Boston: Alumni College at the Lincoln Exhibits

March 2, 2013 @ 1:00 pm

Abraham Lincoln by Daniel Chester French, 1927, Massachusetts Historical Society

The Drew Club of Greater Boston and Drew University’s Alumni College invite you to

Forever Free:  Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation

A Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of President Lincoln’s signing of the Emancipation Proclamation

at the Massachusetts Historical Society; 1154 Boylston Street; Boston, MA. [Near the Hynes Convention Center Stop on the Green Line (MBTA)]

Featuring speakers Wyatt Evans, associate professor of history at Drew University and Christopher Klein C’94, author and frequent contributor to the Boston Globe

The Drew Club of Greater Boston and Drew’s Alumni College are proud to bring together two distinguished speakers on Lincoln – one Drew faculty member, one alumnus – for this exciting event.  The event includes lunch, an insightful speaking program from Professor Wyatt Evans and Christopher Klein C’94, and viewing of three exhibits:  Forever Free: Lincoln & the Emancipation Proclamation; Lincoln in Manuscript and Artifact; and Proclaim Liberty Throughout all the Land: Boston Abolitionists 1831-1865 (which opens Feb. 22).  See the pen Lincoln used to sign the Emancipation Proclamation, as well as other paintings, documents, and artifacts related to Lincoln and the Emancipation.

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Event pricing:

$25 per person, special $45 for two

$20 young alumni price per person (for graduates of the classes of 2007 – 2012)

For more information, contact the Office of University Advancement at alumni@drew.edu or (973) 408-3229.

Details

Date:
March 2, 2013
Time:
1:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Massachusetts Historical Society
1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA United States
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Organizer

Office of University Advancement
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