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Panel: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, Md.

September 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

FREE

Discussion

Where in the World is the Largest Food & Agricultural Library — and Why?

The National Agricultural Library (NAL) is located at 10301 Baltimore Avenue in Beltsville, Maryland. But, why was this particular site on the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC) selected?

NAL is hosting a panel discussion of experts on the history of the Library, BARC, Beltsville, and the surrounding Prince George’s County area. Join us as we to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Abraham Lincoln Building.

Panelists

  • Aaron Marcavitch
    Executive Director, Maryland Milestones/Anacostia Trails Heritage Area Inc.
  • Eugene Meyer
    Award-winning veteran Washington Post journalist and author of: Five for Freedom (2018), Chesapeake Country (2015), and Maryland Lost and Found—Again (2000)
  • John Peter Thompson

Chair Prince George’s County Historical Preservation Commission

 

When:
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where:
National Agricultural Library (NAL), 1st Floor, Main Reading Room
10301 Baltimore Avenue (Route 1)
Beltsville, Maryland 20705
Email:   [email protected]

Phone: 301-504-5755

 

 

 

Architect’s Design for National Agricultural Library
Beltsville, Maryland

Details

Date:
September 18
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
FREE

Venue

MD United States + Google Map