The Lost Speech

Lincoln's fiery speech against the Kansas-Nebraska Act launched him as the leader of the Illinois Republican Party.

Looking for Lincoln wayside exhibits tell the stories of Lincoln’s life and times in Illinois.  Each wayside exhibit tells a unique Lincoln story and a local story.  Many of the waysides share little known stories about Lincoln and the individuals he interacted with.  There are over 260 Looking for Lincoln waysides in the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area.    

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Address: 100 US-51 BUS Bloomington, Illinois 61701