Special Announcement
Donald Miller Visits A House Divided

Donald Miller visits A House Divided on November 13, at 12 Noon (C). His book, Vicksburg: Grant’s Campaign That Broke the Confederacy tells the full story of this year-long campaign to claim Vicksburg. Miller brings to life all the drama, characters, and significance of Vicksburg, a military action that rivals any war story in history. … Continue reading Donald Miller Visits A House Divided

Brian Dirck & Ron Keller
Visit A House Divided

Brian Dirck and Ron Keller visit A House Divided on December 7, at 12 Noon (C). Dirck will talk about his book, The Black Heavens: Abraham Lincoln and Death. Going beyond the characterization of Lincoln as a melancholy, tragic figure, he investigates Lincoln’s frequent encounters with bereavement and sets his response to death and mourning ... Continue Reading
Erica Armstrong Dunbar
She Came To Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman

Erica Armstrong Dunbar visits A House Divided on December 12, at 12 Noon (C). Armstrong Dunbar will talk about her book, She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman. Harriet Tubman is best known as one of the most famous conductors on the Underground Railroad. As a leading abolitionist, her bravery and ... Continue Reading
Announcements
David Hirsch & Dan Van Haften on A House Divided

Join us on October 4 at 3pm(C) when David Hirsch and Dan Van Haften visit A House Divided. Daniel Weinberg will talk with our guests about their latest work,   A Tyranny of Public Discourse. This book establishes the six elements of a proposition as a verbal form of the scientific method—something Abraham Lincoln knew and … Continue reading David Hirsch & Dan Van Haften on A House Divided

Abraham Lincoln Signatures – A Primer

People are always curious about Abraham Lincoln Signatures. Where do they come from? What makes one example a “starter signature” and another a once-in-a-lifetime find? In our latest video Daniel Weinberg shares examples of some of the most often seen types of Lincoln signatures. He also explains why knowing the differences can enhance your collecting … Continue reading Abraham Lincoln Signatures – A Primer

A House Divided Welcomes Harold Holzer

20 February 2019 Join us when Harold Holzer returns to A House Divided. We’re live on the Author’s Voice Facebook page and at AuthorsVoice.net,  March 21 at 3:30pm (C). Holzer and Daniel Weinberg will talk about Holzer’s latest book,  Monument Man: The Life & Art of Daniel Chester French.  This is the very first biography of Daniel … Continue reading A House Divided Welcomes Harold Holzer

The Big Clean Up

UPDATE: We are back! We have some minor cleaning to do but please come see  us! Please call if you need to reach us for any reason, 312-944-3085.  

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A House Divided Presents
Frederick Douglass

9 January 2019 Join us when we welcome David Blight to A House Divided. We’re live on the Author’s Voice Facebook page and at AuthorsVoice.net,  January 25, 2019 at 3pm (C). Blight will talk with Bjorn Skaptason about his latest book, Frederick Douglass. This is the definitive, dramatic biography of the most important African American … Continue reading A House Divided Presents
Frederick Douglass