This exhibition documents Lincoln's strong political and personal ties to Massachusetts. The exhibition will be open Monday-Saturday, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, from 12 February through 30 April 2009.
These including the pen Lincoln used to sign the Emancipation Proclamation, a bronze cast of a study model for the Lincoln Memorial statue, and correspondence between Edward Everett and Abraham Lincoln about the Gettysburg Address.
Read a recent newsletter story about MHS's "Lincoln" table. This iron table, made for President Lincoln, is currently on loan to the U. S. Capitol Visitor Center and was moved to Statuary Hall in the Capitol for President Barack Obama's Inaugural Luncheon.