Surratt Society's Annual Meeting & Presentations
Time & Location
About the Event
The Surratt Society's Annual Meeting is being hosted virtually for the first time! Learn the latest Society happenings, participate in the election of the Society's Executive Committee, and sit in on our first set of online lectures!
Edward Steers, Jr.
Edward Steers, Jr., reknowned author and historian, will be speaking about his new book Getting Right with Lincoln: Correcting Misconceptions about Our Greatest President.
Lincoln's Deathbed: Was it Ages or Angels? In this presentation, independent historian and researcher, Scott Schroeder, will explore the details and events surrounding President Abraham Lincoln's last moments, including the heavily contested statement by Secretary of War Edwin Stanton, "Now, he belongs to the ages." Or was it "...angels?"