Kay Smith’s exhibition “Holding Hands With History”
The exhibit has been on display since July 14th at the Illinois State Historical Society, 521 East Washington Street, Springfield, Illinois. and will continue through September 21. The Society, founded in 1899, is among the oldest state historical societies in the United States.
“Holding Hands With History” is about “the Life and Times of Abraham Lincoln in the Context of our National History, 1775-1865.” During this period of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. The Illinois State Historical Society is displaying the paintings as their participation in the national observations that will continue into 2015– the 150th anniversary of the assassination of President Lincoln.
Here is the invitation for a two day Road Trip to Springfield to explore historic Springfield, see the exhibition “Holding Hands With History” with interesting people and have a memorable weekend together.