Forever Free: Abraham Lincoln's Journey to Emancipation: Lincoln Web Guide
to complement the Exhibit Hosted at Middletown Thrall Library
from June 22 - August 5, 2005


Middletown Thrall Library will host a traveling panel exhibit entitled Forever Free: Abraham Lincoln's Journey to Emancipation. In panel reproductions of rare historical documents, period photographs, cartoons, and memorabilia, this exhibit re-examines President Lincoln's views on slavery and his evolving approach to emancipation during the Civil War. Middletown Thrall Library was honored to be selected as one of only 40 libraries nationwide to participate in the tour and will host this exhibit from June 22nd to August 5th, 2005.

Forever Free: Abraham Lincoln's Journey to Emancipation has been organized by the Huntington Library, San Marino, California, and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, New York City in cooperation with the American Library Association. It has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Huntington Library      Gilder Lehrman Institute of
American History
American Library Association      National Endowment for the Humanities

To learn more about Abraham Lincoln and his world, visit the free exhibit at Middletown Thrall Library, explore our Lincoln web guide, and attend the FREE programs that will be presented at Middletown Thrall Library and the Paramount Theatre in Middletown. All are welcome!

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