2014 Lincoln Banquet
Celebrate Abraham Lincoln's 205th Birthday
Banquet, February 12, 2014
President Lincoln Hotel by Doubletree, Springfield, Illinois
701 E. Adams Street
Public Reception 6:00 p.m.
Banquet 7:00 p.m.
Featuring banquet speaker Dr. Thomas Schwartz
"'Everything is darkness and doubt and discouragement':
Lincoln and the Election of 1864."
Dr. Thomas F. Schwartz worked in special collections at the Illinois State Historical Library, now the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, from 1985 to 2011. He was Illinois State Historian from 1993 to 2011 and Director of Research and Collections at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum from 2005 to 2011. He is currently the director of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library-Museum in West Branch, Iowa.
Ticket cost $85.00
Tickets go on sale December 9, 2013
Symposium speakers will be posted soon!