PAST EVENT: Cottage Conversation with Brian Jordan and Emily Wax-Thibodeaux
Dr. Brian Jordan discusses his new work, “Marching Home: Union Veterans and Their Unending Civil War,” with veterans’ affairs reporter Emily Wax-Thibodeaux.
New Date! Join us on Thursday March 26th as historian Brian Jordan, author of “Marching Home: Union Veterans and Their Unending Civil War,” sheds light on the battles that veterans faced upon returning home at the next Cottage Conversation. Dr. Jordan will be joined by Emily Wax-Thibodeaux, award-winning veterans’ affairs reporter at the Washington Post, for this program.
Reception: 6:00 pm, Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center
Lecture: 6:30 pm, President Lincoln’s Cottage
Admission: $10 for the lecture and $10 for the reception. Free for Cottage members at the $250 level or above. To purchase tickets and RSVP, email Michelle Martz at MMartz@savingplaces.org or call (202) 688-3735.
Cottage Conversations offers relaxing evenings to socialize and learn something new about our 16th president from authors, collectors, and artists. The program begins with a cocktail reception, is followed by the lecture, and concludes with a book signing.