Saturday, October 23, 2021


The Road to the Emancipation Proclamation

Event date: 9/29/2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Export event
Elaine Evans
/ Categories: Events

The Road to the Emancipation Proclamation

Looking for Lincoln

Join Looking for Lincoln as Erin Mast, shares the events that brought Abraham Lincoln to live with his family at the Soldiers’ Home and the “behind-the-scenes” events that took place there leading to Lincoln issuing the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation.

Ms. Erin Carlson Mast joined the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation as its President & CEO in January 2021. Prior to serving as the Foundation’s leader, Mast was the CEO & Executive Director of President Lincoln’s Cottage, a National Monument in Washington, DC.

This FREE program will livestream on Looking for Lincoln's Facebook page and YouTube Channel.


175 Rate this article:
No rating

Please login or register to post comments.

Terms Of UsePrivacy StatementCopyright 2021 by Illinois State Historical Society
Back To Top