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Footsteps in Frederick: The Diary Writers of Frederick

Course number : LIR260   ID : 27193    Section Number : 1
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This series focuses on a famous person who has visited or lived in Frederick. We'll learn interesting facts and trivia about the person and their time in Frederick.  This lecture will focus on Frederick history as seen through the eyes of two diary writers, Jacob Englebrecht and Catherine Susannah Thomas Markell. Jacob Englebrecht was a beloved mayor who kept records of informative and notable events happening in Frederick from 1819 to 1878. He gave us a picture of life in Frederick with his colorful and sometimes humorous entries. Catherine Susannah Thomas Markell; entries teach us about her experience as a woman during the Civil War. 

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Weekly - Fri

Conference Center (E Building)

Jeanne McDermott 



Please read:  This course will meet on campus in an in-person environment.



Registration Closes On
Friday, October 11, 2024 @ 12:00 AM



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/11/2024 - 10/11/2024 Weekly - Fri 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM Frederick, Conference Center (E Building)  Map, Room: E138 Jeanne McDermott 

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