Dates:

02/13/2020

Times:

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Event URL:

www.oldbaldycwrt.org

Features:

Free
Indoor

Lincoln, Johnson & the National Union Party Convention of 1864

Michael Wunsch discusses the proceedings and key players of the two-day convention held at the Front Street Theater in Baltimore, including an overview of the National Union Party platform, the re-nomination of President Lincoln, and Abraham Lincoln’s role (or non-role) as master ‘wire puller’ behind the decision to replace the sitting vice-president Hannibal Hamlin with lifelong Democrat Andrew Johnson. Presented by the Old Baldy Civil War Roundtable. www.oldbaldycwrt.org

Free and open to the public.


Location:

200 College Dr Blackwood, NJ 08012