P.O. Box 255
Jan., Feb., & Mar
Elkhart HS Dinner-Lectures
“Dr. Michael Burlingame – Friday February 26th – Life and
Times of Abraham Lincoln”
Friday, February 26, at 5:30p
will be the third scheduled dinner lecture,
which will also be a book signing with Michael Burlingame, who with
his associate Robert Shaw, authored a spectacular book, “A Day Long To
Be Remembered - - Lincoln in Gettysburg”.
is an internationally renowned scholar who has published
numerous books on the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. His most recent
work, “Abraham Lincoln Traveled This Way — The America Lincoln Knew” —
is a look back through the window of time into Lincoln's world.
Burlingame received a PhD in history from Johns Hopkins University and is the
holder of the Chancellor Naomi B. Lynn Distinguished Chair in Lincoln
Studies at the University of Illinois at Springfield where he has taught
must be made by calling
(217) 947-2238, as space is limited. Reservation forms
with information on the dinner menus may be downloaded
or may be picked up from Horsefeathers or The Country
Bumpkin in Elkhart.
January, February & March
Elkhart Historical Society
a geographic anomaly created
during the Ice Age, Elkhart Hill
becomes a stunning sea of
bluebells every spring that
visitors can tour on just two or
three Saturdays in April
P O Box 255, Elkhart, IL
Our membership continues to be a blessing to us, and allows us
to help protect things of value to the community. We regularly
participate in Elkhart events as we
consider it an important
part of being a part of this wonderful village. Your
membership dues and contributions are vital to our efforts.
Simply stated, we couldn’t do
much without your support. If you have never been a member, please
consider joining, and receiving a free calendar. If you don’t
want to be a member, please consider
buying a calendar and
receiving a free membership. We also would welcome help in our
research and development area for future dinner lectures and
calendars, and would
also welcome anyone willing to serve on our
board. Please call 217 947 2238.
We wish you and your families a joyous New Year filled with happiness!
Gillette Ransom Lisa Pasquesi
Steve & Kathy Thornton Bob & Lynne
Neal Rob &
To reserve space for a dinner lecture or walk for a
group of six or more you may call 217.947.2238 prior to the
reservation date noted on the web site.
Payment will be accepted early for groups of
6+. Upon confirmation of the reservation, payment must be received
within SEVEN DAYS or the reservation
confirmation date or the tickets will be released.
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