Lincoln http://peoriapublicradio.org en New Lincoln postal stamp unveiled http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/new-lincoln-postal-stamp-unveiled <div>Wednesday, on the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth, the U.S. Postal Service issued a new stamp paying homage to the Sixteenth President. &nbsp;</div><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:26:42 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 18897 at http://peoriapublicradio.org New Lincoln postal stamp unveiled Lincoln Tomb to close for repairs http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/lincoln-tomb-close-repairs <p></p><div>Abraham Lincoln's final resting place will be off limits to visitors for a few months as repairs are made.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 01:57:30 +0000 Sean Crawford 14605 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Lincoln Tomb to close for repairs Steven Spielberg gives props to Springfield, literally. http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/steven-spielberg-gives-props-springfield-literally <p></p><div>A piece of Hollywood is coming to Illinois. Director Steven Spielberg is sending props and sets from the movie “Lincoln” to be part of a new exhibit at Springfield’s Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. IPR’s Brian Mackey has more.</div><p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:36:30 +0000 Brian Mackey 14067 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Steven Spielberg gives props to Springfield, literally. Recreating Lincoln's funeral procession http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/recreating-lincolns-funeral-procession <p></p><div>A group that plans to recreate Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession says there's plenty of work left to do.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The 2015 Lincoln Funeral Coalition says it hopes to travel the entire route from Washington D.C. to Springfield, which still needs approval from the Illinois and federal Departments of Transportation.</span></p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 21:13:04 +0000 Deborah Oldenkamp 3437 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Recreating Lincoln's funeral procession