Urbana: Lecture, “The Long & Short of It: Lincoln’s Relationship with Alexander Stephens”

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ February 23, 2014; 2:00 pm; ] At 2pm on Sunday, February 23 in the Urbana University Library Dr. Randall Buchman will present “The Long and Short of It: Lincoln’s Relationship with Alexander Stephens.”  Lincoln enjoyed a surprisingly friendly relationship with Confederate Vice President Stephens.  This illustrated talk examines that relationship, exploring their session together in Congress during the 1840s, their friendly [...]

Urbana: “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” Family Day

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ February 17, 2014; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Celebrate President’s Day with activities for children at the “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” exhibit.

Sponsor: Urbana University

Location: 579 College Way, Urbana OH 43078

For more information: Visit http://www.urbana.edu/resources/community/Lincoln2014.html

Urbana: Lecture, “Lincoln and Photography”

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ February 19, 2014; 12:00 pm; ] Come to the Urbana University Library on Wednesday, February 19 at noon for a “Lincoln and Photography” brown bag lecture presented by Sylvia Wirsing-Bryant, Professor of Communication.  Hear about the development of photography and Lincoln’s use of it in his campaigns and presidency.  See Lincoln age as the stress of the War and Emancipation wear [...]

Urbana: “Strange, Quaint and Great” Reflections on Abraham Lincoln by Donn Piatt

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ March 15, 2014; 2:00 pm; ] Come to Mac-A-Chee Castle in West Liberty on March 15 at 2pm.  Actor Tony St. Clair portrays Donn Piatt, an Ohioan who campaigned for Lincoln, served under him as a Colonel, and later described him in the book entitled, “Memories of the Men Who Saved the Union.” Donn Piatt is the subject of a recent [...]

Urbana: Lecture, “Mr. Lincoln Comes to Dayton”

By arohmiller, posted on October 28th, 2013.

[ March 18, 2014; 12:00 pm; ] Come to the Urbana University Library at noon on Tuesday, March 18 as Josh Cain, Program Manager of the Paul Laurence Dunbar State Memorial, leads a brown bag presentation based on the book, “Mr. Lincoln Comes to Dayton.”  Cain will describe the places and people President Lincoln visited.

Sponsor: Urbana University

Location: 579 College Way, Urbana OH [...]