Posts Tagged ‘Abraham Lincoln’
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Speakers at a service commemorating President Abraham Lincoln’s death say his influence is as relevant and as felt today as it was more than 150 years ago.
VANDALIA, Ill. (AP) — Abraham Lincoln presenters will gather this weekend in the Illinois city where the 16th president began to establish his reputation.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The National Park Service plans to mark the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession from Washington, D.C., to Springfield.
LERNA, Ill. (AP) — The Lincoln Log Cabin Historic Site will commemorate the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s death with special theater performances.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ Catholic bishops are calling on schools and parishes across the state to ring their bells next month to mark the end of the Civil War.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution is looking for a missing gavel it says was made from the floor in Abraham Lincoln’s Springfield law office.