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    President George Washington and the Press

    Title:President George Washington and the Press
    Date & Time:Wed Oct 24, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Lecture: Infamous Scribblers: President George Washington and the Press. Harry Truman once said "the only thing new is the history we do not know." Professor Henriques shows that even George Washington was not exempt from severe attacks in the press. Washington's attitude and relationship with the press is another way of better understanding our remarkable first President. Doors open at 7:00pm and lecture begins at 7:30. Reservations are recommended.
    Link:https://cheyenne.alexandriava.gov/cgi-bin/oha_shop/scan/fi=products/st=db/co=yes/sf=category/tf=category/se=Lecture/va=banner_image=/va=banner_text=.html
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4242
    Contact Email:gadsbys.tavern@alexandriava.gov
    Fees:$12 per lecture, $10 for Society members and volunteers. Reservations recommended.
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Lecture


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