Chris Brewer, outstanding historian and sought after national speaker, will discuss the topic “Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass” at the Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center, Sunday, February 8, at 7 p.m. He will analyze their similarities, their unique relationship and the role God played in their lives. The event is free to the public.
Receiving a PhD from Harvard University in American History with a specialty on the American Civil War, he has been a guest lecturer at the Universities of Pennsylvania, Virginia, North Carolina, Illinois, and the Citadel. He also has given lectures at The Royal Military Academy at Sandhurt, England (the British West Point). With his expertise, he served as an advisor to PBS on “The American Civil War,” and worked on the movie“ Gettysburg.”
This event is free of charge and the public is cordially invited. The Washington DC Temple Visitors’ Center is located at 9900 Stoneybrook Drive, Kensington, MD 2089 . For further information and directions, call 301-587-0144.