Cottage Conversation with Louis Masur: Video
One hundred days passed between Lincoln’s preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, issued on September 22nd, 1862, and the final decree on January 1st, 1863. Louis Masur, Professor of American Studies and History at Rutgers University, focuses on that transformative period in his newest book, Lincoln’s Hundred Days.
On Thursday December 13 2012, Professor Masur discussed his research at Cottage Conversations, a lecture series held at President Lincoln’s Cottage. View the full lecture here.