"American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic" - Talk & Book-signing

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Gardening / Horticulture - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Sunday, February 17, 2019
1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College
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Tower Hill Botanic Garden
11 French Drive
Boylston, MA 01505
Cost: Member $10, Non-member $20
Sponsored by: Tower Hill Botanic Garden
Description: Presenter: Victoria Johnson, author

This lively, illustrated lecture by historian Victoria Johnson features her acclaimed new book, American Eden. Hear the untold story of Hamiltonsand Burrspersonal physician, whose passion for botany would lead him toward groundbreaking plant pharmaceutical research and founding Americas first botanical garden. Today, that garden is the home of Rockefeller Center.
More Information: Website: https://towerhillbg.thankyou4caring.org/pages/event-registra...
E-mail: registrar@towerhillbg.org
Phone: 508-869-6111x124
Entered by: Tower Hill Botanic Garden (thbg@towerhillbg.org)

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