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Renard Lecture: Voting and Elections in Early AmericaMonday, January 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Monday, January 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Date:
Monday, January 22
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$5
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Renard Lecture: Voting and Elections in Early America

The talk will explore the history and nature of voting and elections in early America, turning back the page to chronicle the early political story of our nation, and helping to understand the origins of our democratic heritage. Topics will include voter participation, voter turnout and voter behavior. A digital presentation will accompany the discussion.

David Osborn has served as site manager of St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site since 1999. He directs public and educational programs, and oversees operations at the site, a unit of the National Park Service, located in Mt. Vernon, New York. Prior to that, he served for several years as assistant director of the La Guardia and Wagner Archives and Museum, located in Queens. Dr. Osborn has taught History at several colleges in the New York area. He has published numerous articles and chapters exploring topics in early American history. Mr. Osborn lives in Nassau County.

PLEASE NOTE: Doors Open at 9:30 am