From his many creative and entrepreneurial endeavors to his founding of what Maria Popova recently called “…one of the greatest public-good institutions our civilization has produced,” Peter Cooper was one of the most engaged and visionary men in the history of the U.S. Join Lisa R. Norberg, Director of The Cooper Union Library, as she shares some of the rare, unique, and fantastic manuscripts and materials that document the life of this extraordinary man. This CUAA First Tuesdays talk will be followed by a Q&A with the audience and a toast in celebration of Peter Cooper’s birthday. Register for this and other Cooper Together events at: