Lincoln's Final Hours and the Hunt for John Wilkes Booth 5/13/2017

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Lincoln's Final Hours and the Hunt for John Wilkes Booth

When:

5/13/17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Price:

$25

Where:

Historical Society of Harford County , 143 N. Main Street, Bel Air, MD

Event Information:

Join authors and historians Kathryn Canavan and John Howard in a discussion of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln by actor and Harford County native John Wilkes Booth. Ms. Canavan will speak on the effects that one extraordinary night had on the Washingtonians who witnessed the death of President Lincoln at Peterson's Boarding House. Mr. Howard will trace the escape route taken by Booth from Ford's Theatre until his demise at Garrett's Farm, discussing the people and places that Booth encountered and debunking the myths surrounding the Booth's flight. Tudor Hall will be open to attendees following the event. Proceeds will benefit the Junius B. Booth Society at Tudor Hall and The Historical Society of Harford County

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