Historic High Country / Rome

Ellen & Edith Lecture with Kristie Miller

Dates : 9/11/14 - 9/11/14
Berry College
2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW
Rome, GA 30165

706-250-1278
  • Ellen and Edith: Woodrow Wilson's First Ladies, Kristie Miller


Pulitzer Prize nominee Kristie Miller will speak on her book, "Ellen & Edith: Woodrow Wilson's First Ladies" as a part of the Ellen Axson Wilson Homecoming, a commemorative celebration that will take place 100 years after Mrs. Wilson's death. Ellen Axson Wilson was an accomplished impressionist artist, activist and intellectual, whose original artwork can be seen at Oak HIll & The Martha Berry Museum from July 1 through October 31, 2014. Ellen Axson Wilson was born in 1860 in Savannah, Ga., grew up in Rome, and went on to become the First Lady of Princeton University, the First Lady of New Jersey, and President Woodrow Wilson's beloved first wife.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Thursday: 7:00PM - 9:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    See website TBA

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    75

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

    Type

    History & Heritage