Illinois' Bicentennial With a Tip of the Hat to the Lincoln's

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Name: Illinois' Bicentennial With a Tip of the Hat to the Lincoln's
Date: April 26, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM - 6:30 PM CDT
Event Description:

Lincoln Heritage Committee of DeWitt County, Vespasian Warner Public Library, DeWitt County Genealogical Society, DeWitt-Clinton Chapter DAR, and C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum together present a program titled "Illinois’ Bicentennial, With a Tip of the Hat to the Lincoln’s featuring Dr. Samuel Wheeler. The event will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2018 a 6:30pm at the Vespasian Warner Public Library's Revere Ware Room, 310 North Quincy Street in Clinton.

 

"Dr. Samuel Wheeler is the tenth State Historian in Illinois history.  He specializes in the history of the Prairie State, the Civil War Era, and the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln.  In addition to serving as a member of the Illinois Bicentennial Commission, Dr. Wheeler is the Director of Research and Collections at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, where he oversees the state’s most treasured artifacts and documents related to the sixteenth president and the first two centuries of Illinois history." 

 

For more information about this event, please contact the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau at 217-935-3364.

Location:
Vespasian Warner Public Library
Revere Ware Room
310 North Quincy Street
Clinton, IL 61727
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, April 26, 2018 6:30 pm
Contact Information:
Lincoln Heritage Committee of DeWitt County is a program of the Clinton Chamber of Commerce 217-935-3364
Fees/Admission:
Free Program
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