Lindenwald’s Amazing Historically Accurate Wallpaper (Monday, December 12)

Lindenwald, Martin Van Buren’s historic home, is awash in amazing historically accurate wallpaper. Join Martin Van Buren National Historic Site Museum Specialist, Mike Wasko, to learn about how the park reproduced wallpaper using historical evidence, the reproduction of the wallpaper, and the result of the rooms being returned to their original state.

Date/Time: Monday, December 12, 6pm – 7pm

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Registration: To register and receive the Zoom link, email director@roejanlibrary.org

This Zoom program is sponsored by the Columbia County Libraries Association.


Mike Wasko is the Museum Specialist for Martin Van Buren NHS since 2009.  He has worked as a museum tech and an interpretive tour guide.  Has a Bachelor’s Degree in History from West Chester University in Pennsylvania, and a Master’s Degree in Public History from SUNY Albany. Originally from Northeastern PA and currently live in East Greenbush.