Elizabeth Keckly and the Lincolns
Thursday, February 1, 2024
Gain a unique view into the Lincoln White House through the eyes of Elizabeth Keckly. A self-emancipated, female business owner and dress maker, she was counted among Mrs. Lincoln’s closest friends. Her life and experiences offer a glimpse of life in the Lincoln family, urban slavery and emancipation, and what freedom could look like for African American women.