The Union League Club of Chicago (www.ulcc.org) is privileged to host a very special symposium on March 4, 2011, celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln. This program brings together five of our nation’s foremost Lincoln scholars – Dr. Michael Burlingame, Dr. Thomas Schwartz, Mr. Daniel Weinberg, Dr. Douglas Wilson, and Dr. David Zarefsky – plus dozens of rare and precious artifacts. Attendance for all sessions, including the luncheon, costs $45. The student rate is $30.
This program will be recorded for later broadcast by C-SPAN and the Illinois Channel. It is presented in partnership with the:
- Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum
- Chicago History Museum
- Chicago Public Library
- Civil War Round Table of Chicago
- Lincoln Academy of Illinois
- Newberry Library
- Pritzker Military Library
- Union League Club of Chicago
For program details or to register, please see the attached document or visitwww.ulcc.org/files/lincoln.pdf. For further information, please contact the Public Affairs Office of the Union League Club at PublicAffairs@ulcc.org or (312) 435-5946.
I hope you will be able to join us for this extraordinary program.
Public Affairs Committee