'Springfield 1908 Race Riot' presentation by R. Beverly Peters
Thursday, July 29, 2021 2:31 PM
History Comes Alive as R. Beverly Peters presents "The Springfield 1908 Race Riot." This engaging story will be presented, July 31 at 1:30 pm. at the Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum in Springfield.
Illinois Rated One of the Best for Roadtrips!
Friday, June 25, 2021 11:55 AM
With road warriors in mind, WalletHub compared the 50 U.S. states based on 33 key metrics to find the most fun, scenic and wallet-friendly road-trip destinations — plus those that’ll have travelers pulling a quick U-turn.
Macomb Designated as a Looking for Lincoln Community
Monday, June 21, 2021 10:41 PM
Macomb, Illinois has been added as the newest community in the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area/Looking for Lincoln.
POSSIBLE CIVIL WAR BAYONET DISCOVERED IN JACKSONVILLE GARDEN
Saturday, April 3, 2021 1:15 PM
An original bayonet discovered by a Jacksonville, Illinois man tilling his garden may have a connection to Grant's March, the July 1861 journey that took then-Colonel Ulysses S. Grant and 1,000 soldiers from Illinois to the battlefields of the Civil War.
Shutt is New Executive Director of Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum
Friday, March 5, 2021 8:53 PM
Christina M. Shutt has been selected to lead the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.
Virtual Evergreen Cemetery Walk 2020
Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:08 AM
The Evergreen Cemetery Walk is going virtual this year hosted by our friends at the McLean County Museum of History. This fun experience is a great way to learn about the individuals who are buried in the cemetery in Bloomington.
Pages: [ 1 ]