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In the Footsteps of Abraham Lincoln

10 February 11:00am - 1:00pm
Venue: Manhattan
New York

To mark the Great Emancipator's birthday, join architecure historian Matt Postal to revisit the Civil War metropolis, focusing on a particularly historic stretch of lower Broadway, from the site of Barnum's American Museum to present-day SoHo. Stops include various 19th century structures associated with the 16th president and his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, including Matthew Brady's daguerreotype studio, the Haughwout department store, as well as theaters, saloons, and related amusements. Cost: $30 / $20 Members