A House Divided

Lincoln, Civil War, and U.S. Presidents

A House Divided
Jonathan White
A House Built By Slaves

Airdate: Feb 16, 2022 @ 03:30 PM CST

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A House Built By Slaves

A House Divided
Jonathan White
A House Built By Slaves
Airdate: Feb 16, 2022 @ 03:30 PM CST

This program is live on the book shop’s Facebook page. You can order the book, with a bookplate signed by the author, or learn more about it below.

Jonathan White illuminates why Lincoln’s then-unprecedented welcoming of African American men and women to the White House transformed the trajectory of race relations in the United States. Drawing from an array of primary sources, White reveals how African Americans used the White House as a national stage to amplify their calls for equality.

Our Host

Daniel Weinberg

Daniel R. Weinberg, is president of the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. The shop has an international reputation as experts in the buying, selling, appraisal and authentication of historical, literary, artistic, and museum properties etc., since 1938. He is also the founder of Author’s Voice®; an interactive platform designed to bring the experience of a book signing to any device in any place across the world.

Daniel is co-author of Lincoln’s Assassins: Their Trial and Execution and he has lectured extensively on the subject. He has appeared on both C-Span and the History Channel.