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Presentation by Prof. Tim Roberts: “‘I Need Your Care and Protection Worse than Old Abe does’: The Civil War’s Impact on a Western Illinois Couple’s Marriage”
2019 guest speaker selected by the Friends of the Macomb Public Library is Prof. Tim Roberts (assisted by his wife Emily). The presentation focuses on the surprising letters of a Lewistown, Illinois, couple during the Civil War and the collecting and editing of the letters by Roberts for his recent book, The Infernal War: The…Find out more »