Tales from the Vault – Aldlai Stevebson II: The Life of an Illinois Globalist
Join ALPLM Illinois and Midwest Studies Historian Dr. Jacob K. Friefeld for the June virtual edition of Tales from the Vault, Thursday, June 3 at 12pm Central time, from the ALPLM’s Stevenson Reading Room, as he takes a closer look at the life of the celebrated statesman from Illinois.
Tales from the Vault is a monthly collaboration between the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, the Illinois State Museum, and the Lincoln Home National Historic Site. Artifacts from the ALPLM’s Stevenson Collections will help tell the story of Adlai Stevenson II, an Illinois governor, two-time presidential candidate, and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
To watch this Facebook LIVE! event, please go to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Facebook page. Then open the page at the appointed time and scroll to the post highlighting the live event. Once you’re there, simply click on the image and watch the live video stream.
June 3, 2021 12:00 PM – June 3, 2021 1:00 PM
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
112 North Sixth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62701
Admission is free
Register online at https://presidentlincoln.illinois.gov/events/