US Ambassador to the United Nations. Two-time presidential candidate. Illinois governor. Three important roles in the life of Adlai Stevenson II. However, these brief descriptions barely scratch the surface in telling the story of a man who dedicated his life to public service for his state, nation, and the world.
Join ALPLM Illinois and Midwest Studies Historian Dr. Jacob K. Friefeld for the June virtual edition of Tales from the Vault, Thursday, June 3 at 12 p.m. Central time, from the ALPLM’s Stevenson Reading Room, as he takes a closer look at the life of the celebrated statesman from Illinois.