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Rise & Shine - Civil War Diarist Mary Chestnut

Event Type: Rise and Shine
Date: 2/27/2013
Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
Description:
 Educator, actor, and historian Leslie Goddard portrays South Carolina native Mary Chestnut, daughter of a wealthy planter and wife of a brigadier general and top presidential aide who witnessed crucial events in the South during the Civil War, recording them in a diary now considered one of the most compelling personal accounts of the war.
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Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Contact: Adult Department
Contact Number: 847-681-7031