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Tudor Place: Yarrow Mamout, "From Slave Ship to Harvard"

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Thu, March 14th 2013
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In his new book, From Slave Ship to Harvard, author James H. Johnston recounts the fascinating life and career of Yarrow Mamout. Join Tudor Place (1644 31st Street, NW) and Mr. Johnston for a lecture that will outline the ties between Mamout and the owners of Tudor Place as well as Mamout's rise from slave ship to freedom and his settlement in Georgetown on Thursday, March 14th. Light refreshments, including wine and light hors h'oeuvres will be served at 6 p.m. The lecture begins at 6:30 p.m. Complimentary to Landmark Society members. Tudor Place members: $15. Non-members: $20. Click here to register and for more details. 202.965.0400