Selected Community Events
Lincoln Lecture at Tinker
Feb 22, 2013 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum, 411 Kent Street, Rockford Il 61102
Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum invites the public to attend a Lincoln Lecture Tuesday, Feb. 22 at 6pm. Bryon C. Andreasen, research historian at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (ALPLM), will speak on “Lincoln in the Movies: A Historical Perspective.” There is $5 charge to attend. Mr. Andreasen’s duties at the ALPLM include researching, writing and lecturing on Abraham Lincoln and his world, and assisting the executive director and staff on various projects and programs. He is editor of the prestigious “Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association” and served as a historical consultant to the State of Illinois’s Looking for Lincoln Heritage Coalition.