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Lincoln: the Constitution & the Civil War

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Organized by the National Constitution Center and the American Library Association Public Programs, the exhibition in the Kentucky Museum was made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Carol Crowe-Carraco, Nancy Baird, Patricia Minter, and Cecile Garmon

The Concluding Panel Discussion on Lincoln

The final Lincoln lecture took place Tuesday, December 6, 2011 in the Kentucky Museum. Carol Crowe-Carraco, Nancy Baird, Patricia Minter, and Cecile Garmon discussed Lincoln’s legacy and the effects of his Constitutional decisions and leadership in our own time.

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Glenn LaFantansie

Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation

Dr. Glenn LaFantasie, WKU's  Richard Frockt Family Professor of Civil War History, talked about how Lincoln came to issue the Emancipation Proclamation. Dr. LaFantasie's presentation was offered on the evening of November 16, 2011 at the Kentucky Room.

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Cecile Garmon

Lincoln's Leadership and Communication Style

In conjunction with the Lincoln exhibition, Dr. Cecile Garmon, WKU Professor of Communication, gave the lecture at the Western Room, Kentucky Museum on the evening of November 14, 2011.

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Glenn LaFantansie

Lincoln and Secession

In conjunction with the exhibition, Dr. Glenn LaFantansie, WKU's Richard Frockt Family Professor of Civil War History, gave the lecture at the Western Room, Kentucky Museum on the evening of November 9, 2011.

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