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Rosalie Calvert and the War of 1812 at Riversdale

When: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Tawes Fine Arts : Inside east entrance to Tawes Hall : Ulrich Recital Hall
Event Type(s): Diversity,Special Event,Theatre Performance

The last thing Rosalie Stier Calvert needed was the War of 1812, but it came to her, nearly to her door at Riversdale plantation. See award-winning actress, Smithsonian scholar, and UM alumna Mary Ann Jung step back in history and into the life of Rosalie, whose son, Charles Benedict Calvert, founded the Maryland Agricultural College. Rosalie Calvert is coming to campus to tell about her life during the Second American War of Independence. Rosalie of Riversdale's sponsors include UM's Department of Residential Facilities, Maryland Milestones Inc., the Maryland Humanities Council, and the Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission.

Ticket Information:
Charges: Free Admission 0.00; ;

For more information, contact:
Christine M. Garcia
Department of Residential Facilities
+1 301 314 3486

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