National Trust for Historic Preservation

Book Talk: The Nation’s Capital Brewmaster

February 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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Mark Benbow

Author Mark Benbow tells stories from his new biography, The Nation’s Capital Brewmaster; Christian Heurich and his Brewery 1842-1956, focusing on Heurich’s career during the 1910s, the effect Wilson’s policies had upon this long-established DC business, and the anti-spy panic when Heurich was accused of planning at assassinate Wilson. Copies of The Capital Brewmaster will be on sale and the author will be signing copies.

Dr. Mark Benbow is an assistant professor of American History at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia.

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