BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Archaeologists excavating near the McLean County Museum of History in Bloomington have unearthed part of the footprint of the 1836 courthouse where experts said Abraham Lincoln worked as an attorney.
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GALENA, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency has created a panel to review the strengths and weaknesses of the governing structure for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Plans are under way to overhaul the historic Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices site in downtown Springfield.
LILLY, Ill. (AP) — A historic central Illinois home that was once an inn for circuit-riding lawyers such as Abraham Lincoln was gutted by a weekend fire.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Historians believe they’ve unraveled the mystery of a cryptic note Abraham Lincoln penned that doesn’t identify the recipient by name and has a section clipped out.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A $700,000 restoration project at the temporarily closed Abraham Lincoln tomb in Springfield is expected to finish in April.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Seven Illinoisans will receive the state’s highest honor for professional achievement and public service this year.