ALA Summer Symposium 2024

Abraham Lincoln Association Summer Symposium 2024 —Cantigny Park Visitors’ Theater Center in Wheaton, Illinois

June 22, 2024

The Abraham Lincoln Association invites you to its 2024 Summer Symposium.

Join us at the Abraham Lincoln Association Summer Symposium, set in the scenic Cantigny Park Visitors’ Theater Center, Wheaton, Illinois. This engaging half-day event unfolds on Saturday, June 22, 2024, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (no lunch break).

Secure your place by reaching out to Kay Smith below. Attendance is free.
Abraham Lincoln Association Summer Symposium 2024 — Ed Achorn's "The Lincoln Miracle: Inside the Republican Convention That Changed History"

We will explore Lincoln’s formative Indiana years, the impact of Andrew Jackson, the turmoil of “Bloody Kansas,” and the pivotal 1864 election.

Ed Achorn, acclaimed for his works The Lincoln Miracle: Inside the Republican Convention That Changed History and Every Drop of Blood: The Momentous Second Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln, will headline our symposium.