The lecture will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 18 at the New Haven Public Library, 133 Elm St.
Gerber has frequently offered courses in Civil War and Reconstruction and similar topics, the organization said in a statement. The lecture will be on Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation.
There is no charge for admission and free parking is available at the Yale parking lot located near the corner of Temple and Elm streets, the statement said.
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