Robert Green Ingersoll Chronology

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32 Events
Date Location Type of Event Event Name Description Tour
Friday,
March 23, 1877
Academy
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Ghosts Tour:
77B
Tuesday,
October 22, 1878
Brooklyn, NY Travel

Clipper says visit on this date

Wednesday,
October 23, 1878
Brooklyn, NY Travel

Clipper says visit on this date

Saturday,
October 30, 1880
Academy of Music
Brooklyn, NY
Political Speech Brooklyn Speech

Famed Ingersoll-Beecher meeting

Tour:
80E
Tuesday,
March 29, 1881
Academy of Music
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Liberty

audience “as large as the building would accomodate”

Tour:
81A
Wednesday,
March 29, 1882
Academy of Music
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture How To Be Saved? Tour:
82A
Sunday,
February 1, 1885
Brooklyn Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Which Way? Tour:
85A
Sunday,
November 8, 1885
Brooklyn, NY Lecture Myth and Miracle Tour:
85G
April, 1886 Brooklyn, NY Interview Brooklyn NY Citizen

Ingersoll on McGlynn

Monday,
February 13, 1888
Remsen Hall
Brooklyn, NY
Miscellaneous Lincoln Toast
Wednesday,
October 31, 1888
Academy of Music
Brooklyn, NY
Political Speech Tour:
88B
Saturday,
February 23, 1889
Fulton Street Cigar Store
Brooklyn, NY
Interview Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Interviewed while waiting for court business to start

Friday,
October 11, 1889
389 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY
Miscellaneous Attended 25th Anniversary of Mr & Mrs. Chandler
Sunday,
April 12, 1891
Academy of Music
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Shakespeare Tour:
91B
Sunday,
April 3, 1892
Brooklyn Academy of Music
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Myth and Miracle Tour:
92C
Monday,
October 3, 1892
Supreme Court
Brooklyn, NY
Trial Read-Stokes Trial

Ingersoll testified for Read

Sunday,
December 18, 1892
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Voltaire
Sunday,
January 8, 1893
Amphion
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Liberty
Monday,
February 6, 1893
Brooklyn City Court
Brooklyn, NY
Trial Annulment of Col. Sinn
Sunday,
February 26, 1893
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Lincoln Tour:
93B
Monday,
May 29, 1893
Brooklyn City Court
Brooklyn, NY
Trial Annulment of Col. Sinn
Sunday,
December 3, 1893
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Gods Tour:
93F
Sunday,
April 22, 1894
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture How To Be Saved? Tour:
94D
Sunday,
November 25, 1894
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Holy Bible Tour:
94G
Sunday,
September 29, 1895
Columbia Theatre
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Which Way? Tour:
95D
Sunday,
December 22, 1895
Amphion Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Holy Bible Tour:
95F
Sunday,
March 15, 1896
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Foundations of Faith Tour:
96C
Sunday,
February 21, 1897
Montauk Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Reform Mankind Tour:
97A
Sunday,
May 9, 1897
Brooklyn, NY Lecture

date conflict with Syracuse – check

Tour:
97D
Sunday,
October 17, 1897
Brooklyn, NY Lecture How To Be Saved?

Rescheduled to 18th?

Tour:
97E
Sunday,
February 12, 1899
Columbia Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Superstition
Sunday,
May 21, 1899
Montauk Theater
Brooklyn, NY
Lecture Liberty

benefit for soldiers