Abraham Lincoln’s 200th birthday is in 2009. Does his legacy have resonance within Hispanic communities? Estévan Rael-Gálvez, New Mexico State Historian; Ernesto Chávez, associate professor of history at the University of Texas at El Paso; and Jerry Thompson, Regents Professor, Social Science Department, Texas A&M International University, will unearth fresh historical perspectives on Lincoln, his era, and his legacy.
Free and open to the public. Enter through the Special Events Entrance on the corner of 7th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW.
Official Website: http://www.archives.gov/calendar
Added by Kawilmes on August 22, 2007