Event — Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington

Lunch and Fellowship with Scott Miller

Where: David M. Rubenstein Leadership Hall, Fred W. Smith National Library

3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy. Mount Vernon, VA 22121

When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | 12:00 pm

Join us for lunch and compelling discussion with a member of our 2016-17 class of research fellows as he discusses his research topic A Merchant’s Republic: Independence, Depression, and the Development of American Capitalism, 1760-1807 A boxed lunch will be provided.


Miller is a Ph.D. candidate in history at the University of Virginia whose research examines the reformation of the American economy after independence from Great Britain. His work explores how a trans-regional cohort of merchant-entrepreneurs recreated commercial networks, domestic markets, and mechanisms of trust in the midst of post-Revolutionary economic, political, and social turmoil.

Scott is the recipient of James C. Rees Entrepreneurship Fellowship funded by the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation

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Cost: $25

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