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October 16, 2021 – Winterthur Autumn Author Lecture: “Our Honored Dead: The Evolution of the American Funeral.”

The cascade of events following Abraham Lincoln’s assassination in 1865 created the template for the traditional American funeral. Author and undertaker Todd Harra discusses the evolution of America funerary practices and why we bury our dead the way we do.

Here is the event description and registration link via Winterthur. This is a Saturday program, 11:00 am, at Winterthur in Wilmington, Delaware.

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