History of Photography in Iowa with Mary Bennett, State Historical Society of Iowa
In conjunction with the University of Iowa Department of History, the Old Capitol Museum will host a lecture by Mary Bennett (History MA ’85), Special Collections Coordinator at the State Historical Society of Iowa - Iowa City. Bennett was recently selected as a College of Liberal Arts Alumni Fellow by the department.
Her lecture will focus on the history of early photography in Iowa. Bennett was a contributor to the current Old Capitol Museum exhibit, Faces of Iowa Through the Early Lens and also the author of the book An Iowa Album: A Photographic History, 1860-1920.
The lecture is free and open to the public.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Old Capitol Museum in advance at (319) 335-0546.