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Elizabeth Keckley, Mary Todd Lincoln's Dressmaker

Tuesday, 29 August, 2017 @ 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM | Cost:Free

The life of Elizabeth Keckley, Mary Todd Lincoln's dressmaker (modiste), grew from being a slave to an extraordinary seamstress, civil activist and author. This first person impersonation will entertain and educate.

This performance is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Coles County Arts Council.

Register by 9/12/17

Categories: Academic Calendar | Academy of Lifelong Learning | Alumni | Arts and Entertainment | Community | Current Students | Faculty | Lectures/Seminars

Location:


The Historic Mattoon Train Station
1718 Broadway Ave
Mattoon, IL 61938

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