LECTURE & BOOK SIGNING Schuyler Sister Book Event: L.M. Elliott

Guest speaker is acclaimed historical novelist Laura Elliott.

Join acclaimed historical novelist Laura Elliott as she shares insights from the letters, journals, and research that inspired her most recent book about Peggy, the witty younger sister of Alexander Hamilton's wife Eliza.

A former journalist and author of nine historical novels, Elliott has been widely praised for her masterful research and her flair for creating compelling narrative history.

In addition to sharing some tips on researching and writing historical fiction, Elliott will end the evening with a fun trivia quiz about Alexander Hamilton and the Schuylers.

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For questions, please contact Mimi Fahy, Special Events Associate, at 518-463-4478 x418 or email fahym@albanyinstitute.org.


Saturday, June 1, 2024 at the Fort Orange Club, Albany NY.

Alan is one of the Albany Institute’s closest friends, serving on the museum’s board of trustees since 1989. Alan was its Chair from 1994 -1999 and led the fundraising that transformed the Albany Institute into the modern museum facility and campus we have today. That fundraising effort positioned the museum to complete a capital campaign, and begin providing world-class exhibitions, year-round education programming for all ages, and host special events to over 20,000 visitors annually. Alan is currently the Institute's Vice Chair.

For questions about Corporate Sponsorship, please contact Nicholas DeMarco, Director of Development, at 518-463-4478 x437 or email demarcon@albanyinstitute.org.


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