To observe each anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln; to preserve and make more readily accessible the landmarks associated with his life; and to actively encourage, promote and aid the collection and dissemination of authentic information regarding all phases of his life and career
 



























The Abraham Lincoln Association is pleased to announce that the 2013 Abraham Lincoln Birthday Banquet speaker is
Stephen L. Carter



Professor Carter is a Law Professor at Yale University
and a prolific author whose latest best selling
fiction book is titled The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln-
an alternative history book which explores the possible outcomes had
President Lincoln survived the shooting at Ford's Theater.
Professor Carter's Speech Titled:
An Uneasy Reflection on Lincoln and the Constitution

The Banquet will be held on February 12, 2013 at
the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel in Springfield, Illinois

Reception 6:00 p.m., banquet at 7:00 p.m.
$85 per person

Endowment Reception 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
$75 per person
Lincoln Room



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Lincoln Symposium 2013
Free and Open to the Public
except luncheon which requires tickets and costs $25


February 11, 2013 Keynote Speaker
Steven E. Woodworth, Texas Christian University
"Grant Is My Man: Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses Grant in 1863"
6:30 p.m.  Brookens Auditorium
University of Illinois Springfield
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February 12, 2013
 Abraham Lincoln Association/Benjamin P. Thomas
Symposium
Old State Capitol, Springfield, Illinois
House of Representatives  11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Stephen D. Engle, Florida Atlantic University
"War Governors, Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation"
Phillip W. Magness, Institute of Humane Studies,
George Mason University

Symposium Luncheon
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield
1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.
Matthew Pinsker, Dickinson College
"I really wish to see you" How the Lincoln Household
Changed in 1863
cost: $25  tickets required
SOLD OUT

Round Table
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield
2:30 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
all four speakers will take part with Brooks D. Simpson,
Arizona State University as moderator





















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