Event — President Lincoln’s Cottage at the Soldiers’ Home

Cottage Conversation: The Quartermaster

Where: President Lincoln’s Cottage at the Soldiers’ Home

140 Rock Creek Church Road NW, Washington, D.C. 20011

When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 |  Reception, 6:00 pm Robert H. Smith Visitor Education Center | Lecture, 6:30 pm President Lincoln’s Cottage

Details: Our May Cottage Conversation will feature The Quartermaster: Montgomery C, Meigs, Lincoln’s General, Master Builder of the Union Army, by author Robert O’Harrow Jr. Stay tuned for more event details and guest speakers.

Mr. O’Harrow  is a reporter with the investigative unit of The Washington Post who has focused on data privacy, cyber security, federal contracting and the financial world. Last year, he focused on the presidential election, writing about Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. O’Harrow is a two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist. He is the author of the 2005 book No Place to Hide, about data profiling, surveillance and national security.

Cost: $10 for the lecture and $10 for the reception. Free for Cottage members at the $250 level or above.

To purchase tickets and RSVP, email Michelle Martz at MMartz@lincolncottage.org or call (202) 688-3735.

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