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Forrest McDonald (1927-2016) will be remembered for his unique historical vision and the thoroughness of his scholarship. It was not so well known that he was a member of the Scholars Commission that was sponsored by the Thomas Jefferson Heritage Society after the DNA tests implicated Thomas Jefferson in the paternity of the children of Sally Hemings.
“Hearing the Inarticulate: Ethics and Epistemology in the Archives”
A Summer Seminar and Writing Retreat at the Prindle Institute for Ethics, DePauw University
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Celebrate George Washington’s birthday at the American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati with these free upcoming programs. The lectures will be held at Anderson House, 2118 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, D.C.
Lunch Bite Object Talk – George Washington’s letter to David Rittenhouse
Friday, February 19, 12:30 p.m.