History comes to life in this first-person portrayal by historian Leslie Goddard. Clara Barton earned fame as the first woman to serve as a nurse on the front lines of a battlefield. This first-person program introduces Barton as a tireless worker who faced remarkable challenges in her quest to care for wounded soldiers. This event is part of the free Sunday Series during the exhibition "Civil War Quilters: Loyal Hearts of Illinois." Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling 815-838-7400. Seating is limited.