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Idaho State Archives Book Club

Mary Todd Lincoln by Jean Baker

Date / Time

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm


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2205 Old Penitentiary Road
Boise, ID 83712-8250

Contact Info

Contact Name: Steve Barrett
Contact Phone Number: (208) 514 2324


The ISHS Book Club will meet the third Wednesday each month at 6:00pm at the Idaho State Archives. Discussions will be led by Steve Barrett, archivist, BSU adjunct faculty member, and coordinator of ISHS’ Abraham Lincoln: His Legacy in Idaho permanent exhibit. Each month, we will read and discuss a new title on some aspect of American history. For March, Women’s History Month, the ISHS Book Club will be reading and discussing Mary Lincoln: A Biography by Jean Baker and published by W. W. Norton & Company, 1989 (2008). Copies of Mary Lincoln: A Biography are available at Rediscovered Books, 180 N. Eighth Street, Boise, (208) 376-4229.

Additional Details

Event Type: Program