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Lincoln In Albany

  • Peter D Kiernan Plaza 12207 United States (map)

On February 18, 1861, President-elect Abraham Lincoln made a historic visit to Albany, NY on his way to Washington, DC for his inauguration. Retrace his steps with Matt Malette of Albany Archives on a tour that will take you from Broadway to East Capitol Park. Learn about the buildings and the people he came in contact with, and how this one day in Albany ultimately tied to events that led to his assassination.

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$5 HAF members/$10 General Public

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Later Event: April 20
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