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"Electing Lincoln: A Presentation of Items from the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection" presented by Jane Gastineau, retired Lincoln Librarian, will be on September 17, 2019 at 2:30 pm at the University of Saint Francis' North Campus Auditorium (2702 Spring Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana) as part of Constitution Day. University of Saint Francis was awarded a grant from the Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities.
For any additional questions, please contact Dr. Thomas Schneider at (260) 399-7700 ext. 8125 or at email@example.com.
Join us on Thursday, November 7, 2019 for a panel discussion "Lincoln and America Divided: Then and Now" featuring panelists Dr. Katherine Fleck, Paul Helmke, and Gene Policiniski. The event will be at 7:00 pm in the Theater Allen County Public Library, Main Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This event is free and open to the public.
The 2019 Lincoln at the Library Series will present its final program on SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8, at 2 p.m. in Meeting Rooms A-B at the Allen County Public Library's Main Library. Brian Dirck, Professor of History at Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana, will discuss "'This Hallowed Ground': Abraham Lincoln and the Battlefield Dead." Watch for further details this fall.
Lincoln at the Library programs are free and open to the public.
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
View items from the collection, learn about Lincoln and his times, and connect with other Lincoln enthusiasts through the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection's social media pages on Facebook, Pinterest and Tumblr. Just follow the links at the bottom of any page on the website!