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Divided Nation, Divided Town: One Woman’s Experience ---Women’s History Month

Event Type: Special Event
Age Group(s): Adult, Teens, Seniors
Date: 3/24/2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
 The story of Rockville’s Dora Higgins and her experiences during the Civil War. A look at Rockville’s divisions over slavery and the war in June of 1863, when J.E.B. Stuart’s men captured the husband of abolitionist Dora Higgins.

Speaker: Emily Correll, Montgomery County Historical Society
Special Event for Women's History Month
Library: Rockville Memorial    Map
Location: Meeting Room #1
Contact: Rockville Memorial Library Information Desk
Contact Number: 240-777-0140