Virtual Author’s Talk – The Cabinet: Washington and the Creation of an American Institution

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Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 24, 2021
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

Join us on Wednesday, February 24 at 6:30 p.m. EST for a talk with Lindsay M. Chervinsky about The Cabinet: Washington and the Creation of an American Institution, an examination of the extralegal creation of the president’s advisory body in response to the threats facing George Washington and the first administration. The book also demonstrates the importance of Washington’s military experience to the formation of the presidency and the federal government. 

The talk will last approximately one hour on Zoom. Registration is required for this free event.

Contact Info: 

Kelsey Atwood, Tour and Public Program Manager