Martin County Florida
Dr. Porter of Stuart, John Wilkes Booth and the President Lincoln Conspirators by Alice L. Luckhardt
14 May

Stuart did not exist in 1865 but one of the key individuals who was in charge of the body of assassin John Wilkes Booth and the 8 conspirators following their arrest for the murder of President Abraham Lincoln was Dr. George Porter. He would make his retirement home in Stuart after the turn of the 20th century and relate his historical experiences of 1865 to eager local residents.

Event Times:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Event Location:
Blake Library
2351 SE Monterey Road