Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s city

Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s City is a temporary exhibit on loan from the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington. This is your chance to hear from Laura Apelbaum, JHSGW’s Executive Director as she discusses some of the most fascinating characters who were living in the city at the same time as Lincoln.

Laura Cohen Apelbaum is a native of the Washington area and has been executive director of the Jewish Historical Society since 1994. She has a master’s degree in taxation from Georgetown University, a law degree from George Washington University, and a bachelor’s degree in American History from Duke University.