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The Friends of the Lincoln Collection of Indiana present a symposium titled "The Measure of Character in Leadership: Has It Changed since Lincoln's Time?" to be held in the theater of the Allen County Public Library's Main Library on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at 7 p.m. The symposium will feature a discussion by panelists Paul Helmke, Jo Young Switzer, and Judge Susan Collins. Andy Downs of Purdue Fort Wayne will moderate. The event is free and open to the public.Read More
Friends of the Lincoln Collection of Indiana, Inc., has launched a new website serving as an additional gateway to the thousands of digitized Lincoln era letters, photographs, newspapers, books and other items from the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection. In addition, it will soon post searchable archives from the more than 1900 issues of "Lincoln Lore," a nationally recognized magazine for scholarly articles, interviews, book reviews, and announcements of local and national Lincoln-related programs and events. The site will also offer other items of interest, including links to Collection items displayed in the Fine Book Room of the Allen County Public Library; online exhibits; dozens of viewable Lincoln presentations at the library; and educational support from resident Lincoln historians.Read More
Lincoln Lore is the publication of the Friends of the
Lincoln Collection of Indiana. Since its first issue was published
in 1929, Lincoln Lore has been a respected resource on all
things Lincoln. It has now been redesigned to be better than
ever, with listings of Lincoln events and special features in
addition to outstanding articles and interviews. Published
three times each year, Lincoln Lore is one benefit of
Friends membership. To learn more about the Friends and how
to become a member, and to receive your free issue of Lincoln
Lore, click on "READ MORE."
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