Reaching back to the Revolutionary War and moving up through the present, author Rachel L. Swarns presents an illustrated lecture that shows how Mrs. Obama’s family was touched by every major shift in our nation’s history. Michele Norris of NPR will join Swarns. A book signing will follow the program.
Event begins at 7:00PM
Presented by: National Archives
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