One of our newest members, Julie Cook Goetzinger, brought this event to our attention.
Matthew Brady, known as the father of photojournalism, is also notable for his portraits of his contemporaries like Edgar Allen Poe, Frederick Douglass, and Belva Lockwood. It is his portrait of Abraham Lincoln that you are so familiar with from the penny!!
For more information, check out the website for the event:
Mathew Brady Memorial Dedication - Historic Congressional Cemetery
RSVP WITH CONGRESSIONAL CEMETERY REQUIRED:
Mathew Brady Memorial Event RSVP (google.com)
This event is free to the public!
Maryland PPA registration is not required to attend, but it will be good to know who will be there to look for each other.