Curator of Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library to join book club discussion Dec. 19

The curator of the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library will join the Presidential History Book Club discussion on Wednesday, Dec. 19, via Skype.

Andrew Phillips is expected to join the book club as it discusses the book “Wilson” by A. Scott Berg at noon in the museum auditorium.

This event is open to the public, and participants do not need to have read the book to attend. Participants are welcome to bring their lunch.

Before becoming curator at the Wilson Presidential Library in Staunton, Virginia, Phillips worked in collections at the Wing Luke Asian Museum in Seattle and the Fairfax Museum in Fairfax, Virginia.

He has a bachelor’s degree in history and Civil War era studies from Gettysburg College and a master’s degree in museology from the University of Washington.

The Presidential History Book Club meets monthly on Wednesdays at the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums. Curator Dustin McLochlin leads the discussion. For a full schedule of book club events, visit rbhayes.org.

The Presidential History Book Club is sponsored by Keller-Koch-Chudzinski Funeral Home. 

The Hayes Presidential Library & Museums is America’s first presidential library and the forerunner for the federal presidential library system. It is partially funded by the state of Ohio and affiliated with the Ohio History Connection. The Hayes Presidential Library & Museums is located at Spiegel Grove at the corner of Hayes and Buckland avenues.

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