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A House Divided Archive: Re-enactments

Focus on Lincoln to continue during sesquicentennial

In 2009 there was a year-long party to celebrate the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birth, an effort led by the congressionally-created Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission. The public celebration of the 16th president will continue for another four years during...

By Linda Wheeler  | February 10, 2011; 3:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  150th anniversary, Events, Re-enactments  | Tags:  willard hotel  
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Lee-Jackson Day in Virginia, Maryland

Cold weather has yet to deter enthusiastic participation in two ceremonies in recognition of the birthdays of Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, one in Lexington, Va. and the other in Baltimore. They are scheduled for Saturday and...

By Linda Wheeler  | January 13, 2011; 10:52 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
Categories:  Events, News, Re-enactments  | Tags:  lee-jackson day  
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