Mourning Lincoln
Ended May 02
Vermont Humanities Council

Public responses to Lincoln's assassination have been well chronicled, but New York University Professor of History Martha Hodes is the first to delve into personal and private responses—of African Americans and whites, Yankees and Confederates, soldiers and civilians. Here she investigates the human-scale reaction to America's first presidential assassination. Part of the First Wednesdays series. A Vermont Humanities Council program.

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