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Maury County Public Library

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211 W 8th Street
Columbia, TN 38401 United States
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Preschool Story Time: Story, Music and Crafts

January 2020

Polk’s America | The Murder of Mary Rogers

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maury County Public Library, 211 W 8th Street
Columbia, TN 38401 United States
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We're kicking off an exciting new season of POLK'S AMERICA with a familiar face and a sensational, true-crime story: John Holtzapple, Director of the President James K Polk Home & Museum, presenting "The Fate of Mary Rogers: How a 19th Century Murder Mirrored Polk's America." On July 28, 1841, a Mary Rogers was found dead in the Hudson River at 20 years of age. Speculation swirled: Was it gang violence? A botched abortion? Was she murdered by her fiancĂ©, who…

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