This program was recorded on November 9, 2022.
He was the Father of the Nation, the First President and the most revered figure of 19th century American history. Yet he also was a major slaveholder and a fierce and aggressive combatant in the Indian wars of the Colonial Era. Join J. B. Andersen for a fresh look at George Washington, perhaps THE foundational figure of our American story.
Wednesday, Nov. 9—Washington Becomes a Satesman: The Constitutional Convention
J.B. Andersen is an educator, curator, historian, and writer. He is the creator of the popular Presidents Series.
This series is co-sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of MN with the financial support of the Friends of the Ramsey County Libraries.