Presidents Weekend 70th Anniversary Event
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Saturday, February 17
Join Allida Black, Ph.D. for this fascinating look at the role that Eleanor Roosevelt played in establishing both the Four Freedoms and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights—which was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948. Dr. Black is a Research Professor of History and International Affairs at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. She has served as an advisor to PBS, The History Channel, A&E, and the Discovery Channel, and has curated exhibitions focusing on Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. Festive refreshments will be served. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission. Children free to age 18.