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  1. Article number 1 - Watch the Inauguration Archive Video from The Capital
  2. Article number 2 - Undying Words: Lincoln 1858-1865
  3. Article number 3 - Bald Eagle Days - Pere Marquette State Park
  •  Illinois Inauguration 2015

    Watch the Inauguration Archive Video from The Capital

    ​Watch the swearing in of Bruce Rauner (42nd Governor of Illinois), Evelyn Sanguinetti (47th Lieutenant Governor of Illinois), Lisa Madigan (Attorney General), Jesse White (Secretary of State), Leslie Munger (Comptroller) and Michael Frerichs (Treasurer).

  •  Undying Words: Lincoln 1858-1865

    Undying Words: Lincoln 1858-1865

    November 22, 2014, to February 28, 2016

    A powerful look at Lincoln’s greatest words and how they helped end slavery in America. One hundred fifty years after the Civil War ended and Lincoln died, this exhibit, presented by the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum and the Chicago History Museum, shows what was at stake for the slaves, soldiers and families caught up in the crisis Lincoln devoted himself to ending.

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  •  Bald Eagle Days - Pere Marquette State Park

    Bald Eagle Days - Pere Marquette State Park

    Pere Marquette State Park will be presenting informative programs about bald eagles this winter. Visitors will learn to distinguish between immature and mature bald eagles, what eagles eat, why they spend winter months in the area, and much more.

    All programs will begin at the park's visitor center at 8:30 A.M. (reservations required).

    Pere Marquette State Park Website