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McCormick House Lecture Series

Joseph Medill: Cantigny’s Abolitionist

Visitor Center Theater
3-4 pm
Ages 14+
Registration required


Interpretation Manager Jeffrey Anderson presents the intriguing story of Joseph Medill, a Civil War-era newspaper publisher, vocal slavery abolitionist, original Cantigny Park inhabitant and grandfather of Robert R. McCormick. The program is geared towards adult audiences.  **Please note that this lecture has been moved to the Visitor Center Theater.**


Questions?  630-668-5161