John Taliaferro examines the extraordinary life of John Hay in his newest work, All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt, at “Cottage Conversations.”
“Cottage Conversations” at President Lincoln's Cottage offers a relaxing evening to socialize and learn something new about our 16th president in his Washington home. The program starts with a cocktail reception, is followed by the lecture, and concludes with a book signing.
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Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
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