195Nov 12, 2011
150th Anniversary of President Lincoln's Grand Review
The 150th anniversary of the November 20, 1861 “Grand Review” by President Lincoln of some 70,000 Union soldiers at Bailey’s Crossroads, Virginia, was commemorated with a ...
523Jan 23, 2010
Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation
Panelists discussed President Lincoln’s timing of the release of the Emancipation Proclamation. They focused on the legal grounding for the proclamation and what it accomplished. The ...
1,256Nov 4, 2009
Tell Me of Lincoln
William Styple talked about his book Tell Me of Lincoln: Memories of Abraham Lincoln, the Civil War, and Life in Old New York (Belle Grove Publishing Company; October 1, 2009) and told ...
382Feb 12, 2009
Lincoln Memorial 200th Birthday Ceremony
A ceremony “Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of President Abraham Lincoln” was held by the National Park Service and the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission on the ...
1,127Feb 1, 2009
In Depth with Frank Williams and Edna Medford
Lincoln scholars Frank Williams and Edna Medford talked about Abraham Lincoln’s life and some of the thousands of books written about him (currently being published at the rate of one a week). ...
124Apr 3, 2008
Lincoln, Bush and the War Powers of the Presidency
Panelists talked about the American Constitution and compared the attitudes of Abraham Lincoln and George W. Bush toward the Constitution during wartime.
After the program, they responded ...
550Sep 23, 2002
Book Discussion on Judging Lincoln
Judge Williams, chief justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court, talked about his book Judging Lincoln, published by Southern Illinois University Press. He also showed some of the ...
436Nov 17, 2000
Stonewall Jackson's Shenandoah Campaign
Professor Gallagher talked about President Lincoln’s reaction to Stonewall Jackson’s 1862 Shenandoah Valley campaign. After his presentation he answered questions from members of ...
38Nov 16, 2000
Book Discussion on Illustrated History of the Presidents
Mr. Beschloss talked about the book he edited, American Heritage Illustrated History of the President, published by Time Books. This new edition offers portraits of forty-two ...