You probably know about Lincoln’s assassination, but you may not know about an earlier attempt on Lincoln’s life that was foiled by the Pinkerton Detective Agency with the help of its star detective, Kate Warne. Come learn about America’s first female P.I. and the antics of her fictional niece, Nell, who solves her own mysteries. After discussion with author Kate Hannigan, families will explore artifacts related to the Pinkerton Detective Agency in our Patricia Klingenstein Library.
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