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25 Texans in The Land of Lincoln

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Date:
September 28
Time:
2:00 pm
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Venue

Rabb Hall, Boston Public Library
700 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116 United States
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Phone:
(617) 536-5400
Website:
https://www.bpl.org

DOCUMENTARY

Ellen Brodsky, 32 mins, USA, 2019

Co-presented by the Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center

Join the quest of 25 history students, mostly Mexican American, who drive 2,000 miles from the Alamo in Texas to a Springfield, Illinois museum asking to repatriate General Santa Anna’s prosthetic leg and honoring President Lincoln with a Day of the Dead altar. 


Q&A with director