Wednesday, September 19th
Morning - Monthly Geneaolgy Discussion
Beyond the Basics Genealogy: African Americans
Damini Davis, archivist, will discuss Federal records of interest for African American genealogy for our third Wednesday of the month lecture.
Lunchtime - Documentary Screening
Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment
12:00pm - 1:00pm
A landmark in American documentary films, Robert Drew's cinéma vérité work chronicles how President John F. Kennedy, along with his brother Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, clashed with Alabama Governor George Wallace over racial integration at the University of Alabama in 1963. (1963; 52 minutes)
Evening - Panel Discussion
2012 Claude Moore Lecture: Journalist Roger Mudd moderates a discussion on "What So Proudly We Hailed: Messages and Lessons from the War of 1812" with panelists Pietro Nivola and Benjamin Wittes from the Brookings Institution and Peter Kastor from Washington University in St. Louis.
Constitution Ave, NW
between 7th & 9th St, NW
Metro: Archives - Navy Memorial