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2015 Educational Programs

Fanny Seward: A Life Lecture with Trudy Krisher

3/11 from 7:30 – 8:30 PM at Theater Mack. Admission is free for museum members and $5 for the public. Author’s reception and book signing from 6:00 – 7:00 at the Seward House Museum for members. Please R.S.V.P. for reception.

  • Join author and educator Trudy Krisher for an enthralling discussing of her latest book about William Seward’s youngest child, Fanny. Tragically passing at age 21, Fanny’s short life was punctuated by elation and tragedy as she witnessed both the landmark events of the antebellum era, and also the assassination attempt on her father. A meticulous diarist, Fanny’s firsthand accounts provide Krisher a strong foundation to recreate the details of her fascinating life.