Craig Symonds, Professor Emeritus in the History Department at the U.S. Naval Academy, sheds light on the Union and Confederate naval campaigns in his newest book, The Civil War at Sea. Join us on Thursday, January 31st as Professor Symonds discusses his research at Cottage Conversations, here at President Lincoln’s Cottage.
Reception: 6:00 pm at the Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center
Lecture: 6:30 pm in 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 or RSVP, email Sahand Miraminy at SMiraminy@savingplaces.org or call (202) 829-0436 ext. 31232.
Cottage Conversations offers relaxing evenings to socialize and learn something new about our 16th president from authors, collectors, and artists. The program starts with a cocktail reception, followed by the lecture and, when an author is the speaker, a book signing.