The 21st In Springfield: Live From The Lincoln Presidential Museum

February 12, 2018

Pictured from left to right: Host Niala Boodhoo talking with ALPLM executive director Alan Lowe, state historian Samuel Wheeler, sixth grader Lily Ha, 'Dulcimer Guy' Mike Anderson, and Hand of Fate founder Mike Allison.

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On The 21st: Our first show from our week in Springfield, broadcast from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. We talked with the museum's executive director about how they're celebrating Illinois' Bicentennial. Also, we learned more about the official bicentennial beer from Hand of Fate Brewing Company and heard music from the "Dulcimer Guy," Mike Anderson. Plus, we talk with the some of the participants in the museum's art contest.