Posts Tagged ‘Lincoln’
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A documentary project about Abraham Lincoln has scanned two previously unknown papers from the former president for its collection.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — There are plans to build a tourism center in McLean County focusing on the area’s Route 66 history and Abraham Lincoln heritage.
LINCOLN, Ill. (AP) — An Abraham Lincoln museum has reopened at a new location at Lincoln College.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Springfield city clerk has given reproductions of historic documents to a group planning a re-enactment for next year’s 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s funeral.
LINCOLN, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Police says it is investigating the shooting death of a central Illinois man who was involved in an altercation with police in Lincoln.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man is constructing a replica of the funeral train car that carried Abraham Lincoln’s body from Washington D.C. to Springfield, Ill., in 1865.