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Construction of Lake Springfield and Vachel Lindsay Bridge

Sangamon County Historical Society

  • 27 April 2021
  • Author: Elaine Evans
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Event date: 5/18/2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Export event

The construction of Lake Springfield and the Vachel Lindsay Bridge will the topic of the Sangamon County Historical Society’s video program on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.

Lance Warren, archivist for the engineering firm of Burns & McDonnell, will talk about the company’s involvement in the construction of Lake Springfield and the Vachel Lindsay Bridge.  The program will include photos and documents from the company’s archives.

The program can be viewed on the Society’s Facebook, YouTube and webpage.

Questions can be submitted on Facebook, YouTube or email schsoffice@gmail.com.

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