SPRINGFIELD — More than 2,200 certificates and degrees at Lincoln Land Community College’s commencement ceremony at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield. 7,833 more words
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History is full of surprising parallels. Take the example of Abraham Lincoln and Susan’s uncle. On May 2 and 3, 2015, the citizens of Springfield and hundreds of visitors remembered the death of Abraham Lincoln, the long train trip that carried his body to Springfield, and his burial in Oak Ridge Cemetery 150 years ago. 395 more words
Another wonderful day in Springfield. Being a research library, there was not much to see :-( The museum, however, was amazing!
I was so emotionally moved by the displays here, it is definitely something everyone should experience once in their lives. 60 more words
Tens of thousands of people are gathering in Springfield, Ill., this weekend to watch a recreated hearse commemorate Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession, which took place 150 years ago. 167 more words