Elbridge Gerry: Beyond the Gerrymander

Date: 

November 7, 2019, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: 

Marblehead Museum, 170 Washington St., Marblehead, MA, 01945

Join us for an evening lecture about Elbridge Gerry, infamous for the concept of Gerrymandering. Notable historian, Robert Allison will discuss Gerry’s life and impact on Massachusetts, our nation, and beyond. Presented by Essex Heritage & Marblehead Museum. Robert Allison is a Professor of History at Suffolk University in Boston, and also teaches in the Harvard Extension School. He writes about American history. He lives in Boston with his wife and sons.