March 23, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Greeley History Museum
714 8th St
Greeley, CO 80631
Betsy Kellums
History Brown Bag: Lincoln Assassination Letter @ Greeley History Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States

Dean C. Moore, long-time Greeley resident, will give a presentation about a letter written 119 years about by an Ohio Congressman and eyewitness to the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln at Ford’s Theatre. He will talk about the letter and its contents, as well as how he came to have it and the donation of the letter to the Lincoln Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois. Mr. Moore has been married to his bride Lee Moore for 58 years and they are the parents of three grown children, Steve, Christopher and Kate.

History Brown Bags are free afternoon events that aim to provide cultural and historical context to topics related to Historic Preservation in and around Greeley. Unless otherwise noted, presentations are held from noon to 1 p.m. at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th St. For more information about the Historic Preservation program, visit GreeleyGov.com/ HP or call 970-350-9222.