Latest Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission Stories

2015-03-27 23:05:25

As the events commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War come to a close, the Fort Adams Trust presents a Tribute to the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln at 7:00 PM, April 17, 2015.

2011-05-02 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero announced today the appointment of historian Thomas F. Schwartz as the new director of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library & Museum.

2011-04-04 23:24:35

Music communicates a lot regarding how we remember a person, place, thing or idea.

2011-01-17 01:35:00

On Exhibit At The Durham Western Heritage Museum, Omaha, Nebraska, January 15 through March 20, 2011 LAST OPPORTUNITY TO SEE THIS RARE PUBLIC DISPLAY OF EXCEPTIONAL LINCOLNIANA The Grace Bedell Letter on growing a beard Lincoln's condolence letter to Miss Fanny McCullough Lincoln's physician's record of the President's deathbed and autopsy BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan.

2009-04-10 09:47:00

WASHINGTON, April 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is truly honored to celebrate the life, the talent and the legacy of world-renowned soprano Marian Anderson on this 70th anniversary of her historic concert on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

2009-03-19 09:11:00

ON EXHIBIT AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Opened on February 12, 2009 EIGHTEEN FAMOUS RARELY SEEN LINCOLN LETTERS & MANUSCRIPTS The Grace Bedell letter on growing a beard Key passages from the Second Inaugural Address Lincoln's condolence letter to Miss Fanny McCullough LOS ANGELES, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of the 200th birthday of America's 16th President, the Benjamin Shapell Family Manuscript Foundation is pleased to announce the loan of eighteen rarely seen...

2009-02-25 14:42:00

Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 4:00 p.m. at Washington National Cathedral An official event of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-02-12 06:16:00

Sonic Foundry commemorates Presidents Day by featuring recent presidential webcasts MADISON, Wis., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kentucky schoolchildren will join the nation in commemorating the bicentennial birthday of Abraham Lincoln via online webcasts with Mediasite by Sonic Foundry, Inc.

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