[ February 15, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Cuyahoga Valley National Park is pleased to be one of sixteen cities hosting the National Park Service’s program commemorating the historic journey of Abraham Lincoln’s inaugural journey to the White House. The programming will feature acclaimed Lincoln actor Fritz Klein, who will present what Lincoln said in each community as he tried to reassure a [...]
[ February 12, 2011; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] On Saturday, February 12, the National Park Service tour group following President-elect Lincoln’s route to his inauguration will present “The Momentous Issue of Civil War” at 7 PM at Cincinnati Museum Center. We hope you will attend this important observance of the event that William Dickson described as “an outpouring of [...]
150th Anniversary Observance of Lincoln’s Inaugural Journey Visit.
See history come alive with the 150th anniversary commemoration of Abraham Lincoln’s inaugural journey from Springfield, Illinois to Washington, D.C. Travel back in time as you experience a live re-creation of Lincoln’s 1861 speech to the city of Cincinnati delivered by professional Lincoln interpreter, Fritz Klein. Explore early [...]