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Alexander Hesler's Abraham Lincoln Portrait Arrives in Randolph County

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A high-quality reproduction of a famous Abraham Lincoln photograph will be presented to the Randolph County Courthouse on Friday, July 13. The unveiling ceremony will take place at 10:30 a.m. in the courthouse, #1 Taylor Street, Chester. The event is open to the public.

Alexander Hesler's Abraham Lincoln Portrait Arrives in Jersey County

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A high-quality reproduction of a famous Abraham Lincoln photograph will be presented to the Jersey County Courthouse on Wednesday, July 11. The unveiling ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. in the courthouse, 201 West Pearl Street, Jerseyville. The event is open to the public.

Quincy's Lincoln Legacy

Lincoln in the District 2018

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Abraham Lincoln will be back in Quincy on Saturday, June 16, at Lincoln in the District, a festival celebrating the life and times of the 16th President of the United States. George Buss of Freeport, Illinois, will again portray Mr. Lincoln. Starting with an 8 a.m. Johnny Cakes and sausage breakfast, festival goers can start their day by greeting and getting their picture with Mr. Lincoln at the Lincoln Selfie Booth (8 to 9 a.m.). Then enjoy living history theater, demonstrations by period artisans, music and much more from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The festival is held at Washington Park in downtown Quincy.
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