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The Hon. Frank J. Williams, retired Chief Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court and noted Lincoln scholar, will present the 2016 R. Gerald McMurtry Lecture at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20th, in the theater of the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne. His lecture, titled "Abraham Lincoln: Indianan and the West," will focus on the Lincoln family's move from Kentucky to Indiana in 1816. Williams will discuss the Lincolns' move within the larger context of westward American migration. A reception will follow the lecture.
Williams will also give an informal talk and discussion at a brown bag lunch at noon on September 20th in Meeting Room A of the Allen County Public Library.
Both events are free and open to the public.
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