Agenda

LINCOLN'S ASSASSINATION: SNAPSHOTS FROM THE BIG PICTURE 
April 3-April 5, 2020


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Friday, April 3, 2020
9:00 a - 5:00 p

 
Maritime Maryland Tour
By separate registration. Tour departs from Surratt House.
 
5:00 p - 7:30 p

 
Welcoming Reception & Registration
Substantial Fare at the James O. Hall Research Center
 
Saturday, April 5, 2020
7:45 a


Full Buffet Breakfast and Registration (in Conference Hall)
 
8:50 a
 
Opening Remarks
 
9:00 a







Morning Session:
 The Yellow Fever Conspiracy 
   Leon Greene 
 
 Lew Wallace: Biographical Portrait of a Trial Commissioner
   Scott Shroeder

 The Prisoners of Shark Island: Ft. Jefferson and the Lincoln Conspirators
   Dave Taylor 
 
11:45 p - 12:45 p
 
Deli Luncheon
 
1:00 p







Afternoon Session:
 Lucy Hale: A Woman to Be Reckoned With

   E. Lawrence Abel

 The Fall and Rise of Ford's Theatre 1865-1968

   Diane T. Putney
 
 Sixteen Witnesses: The Testimony in the Booth Exhumtion Trial
   Francis Gorman
 
4:30 p - 5:30 p


Authors' Hour
With featured speakers who have authored books and other guest authors.
 
6:15 p


Social Hour
Cash bar.
 
7:00 p



Banquet and Program:
 Special Blend Quartet

Sunday, April 5, 2020

8:00 a - 6:00 p 

Two Centuries in Richmond Tour (By separate registration. Tour departs from Colony South Hotel.)