Four years ago, the National Park Service commemorated the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s inaugural journey to Washington, DC with first person interpretive programs of Lincoln in all of the major cities that Lincoln visited on the day that he made his visit. This year, the National Park Service will be commemorating the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s Funeral with programs in each of the major cities that held a funeral for Lincoln from Washington, DC to Springfield, Illinois on the day the funerals were held. The program consists of an introduction by a National Park Service ranger, followed by a one hour presentation of Lincoln by accomplished Lincoln actor, Fritz Klein The presentation will focus on Lincoln’s vision for America as he expressed it during his life, his vision of moving the nation from civil war to civil rights.
Wednesday April 29th 2015
Ohio State Capitol