Past Banquet Speakers

A Few Guest Speakers Photos

2020 Annual Dinner and Program

200th Birthday Banquet President Obama Welcomed by Lura Lynn Ryan, Governor Pat Quinn, Loretta Durbin, and Richard Hart

100th Anniversary Banquet The speaker at the banquet is a well-known historian, politician, or celebrity, Michael Beschloss

Dr. Russell McClintock addressing Symposium Luncheon Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, February 12, 2011, Springfield, IL

ALA Board members Judge Richard Mills and Daniel Stowell have dreamed of a monument to properly mark the unmarked Oak Ridge Cemetery burial site of Judge Samuel Hubbel Treat. Treat was a Lincoln friend and an important early Illinois lawyer and judge.

An Evening with the Mt. Rushmore Presidents

Abraham Lincoln Association Symposium Round Table, February 12, 2011 Dr. Jonathan White, Dr. Russell McClintock, Dr. Brooks Simpson, Dr. Michael Holt and Dr. Jonathan Earle

Lincoln Presenter George Buss speaks with a student prior to the October 4, 2007 Presidential Press Conference at the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Illinois.

2008 Centennial award presented to The Abraham Lincoln Association in recognition of 100 years of service by the Illinois State Historical Society

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner’s 2017 Banquet Speech

2011 Banquet and Symposium Head Table Robert A. Stuart, Jr., Dr. Allen Guelzo, Robert J. Lenz, Bishop Paprocki and Dr. Stewart Winger

ALA Watch Night & Freedom’s First Day Dec 31, 2013 & Jan 1, 2013

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