The Man Who Lit Lady Liberty at the California State Library

Wednesday Aug 30 2017   12:00 PM
Gillis Hall  914 Capital Mall, Sacramento, CA  map

Richard Schwartz, author of The Man Who Lit Lady Liberty, will be giving a talk and doing a book signing at California Public Library as part of their author series. For more information please click here.

Richard SchwartzRichard Schwartz is a historian and the author of Eccentrics, Heroes, and Cutthroats of Old Berkeley; Earthquake Exodus, 1906; Berkeley 1900; and The Circle of Stones. An outdoor enthusiast and animal lover, he worked on a Pennsylvania Dutch farm before heading west to find higher mountains. He now lives in Berkeley, California, where he works as a building contractor and documents early Native American sites in the Bay Area. Visit his website at