June 17, 2023 Symposium: Original & Primary Resources

The Abraham Lincoln Association is Holding a Symposium Saturday, June 17, 2023 — 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. RSVP to Kay Smith or call: 217-LINCOLN Cantigny Park – Wheaton, Illinois This Symposium will emphasize the increased use and availability of original and primary resources in the research and writing […]

214th Birthday Banquet, Symposium, and Celebration

The learning and festivities begin on Sunday, 19 February 2023 with the Benjamin P. Thomas Symposium at 10:00 a.m. in Springfield. Coffee and registration at 9:30 a.m. The Annual Birthday Banquet with journalist, historian and political insider Sidney Blumenthal as keynote speaker begins with a reception at 6:00 p.m. followed by the Banquet at 7:00 […]

Russell Lewis Jr.

“The history community has lost a true champion and the ALA has lost a good friend and member of our Board of Directors with the death of Russell Lewis, Jr. We send our condolences to his family.” ~ Bob Willard