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The Heritage Center of The Union League of Philadelphia

We are less than a month away from our annual Lincoln Day celebration! We look forward every year to gathering the masses in honor of our 16th President. Consider joining us for any of the three major parts: 11:30am, Short program from the Union League's portico right on Broad Street (A Lincoln reenact will read the Gettysburg address!) 12:00pm, Lunch with Guest Speaker Jeremy Black, MBE Immediately following lunch, Parade from the Union League down to Independence Hall for a program with the reading of two of Lincoln's speeches Check out the event page for more details! Hope to see you here ... See MoreSee Less

The Abraham Lincoln Foundation proudly presents this annual event to celebrate the birthday of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. This year's program will feature guest speaker, Jeremy Black MBE, Historian and Author. Lincoln Day is a day-long celebration. The day begins with a program on Broad Street, which includes a reading of the Gettysburg Address, followed by a luncheon program featuring keynote speaker Jeremy Black, MBE, historian and professor at the University of Exeter. The festivities conclude with a parade to Independence Hall, complete with 21-gun salute, Civil War re-enactors and a fife and drum corps. To learn more about Black, visit his website - https://jeremyblackhistorian.wordpress.com. Schedule: 11:30am: Program on Broad Street 12:00pm: Luncheon 2:00pm (approximately): Parade to Independence Hall For more information on the event, to find details to attend or to sponsor the day, contact foundations@unionleague.org.

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Lincoln Day

February 13, 2017, 10:00am

The Heritage Center of The Union League of Philadelphia

The Abraham Lincoln Foundation proudly presents this annual event to celebrate the birthday of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. This year's program will feature guest speaker, Jeremy Black MBE, Historian and Author. Lincoln Day is a day-long celebration. The day begins with a program on Broad Street, which includes a reading of the Gettysburg Address, followed by a luncheon program featuring keynote speaker Jeremy Black, MBE, historian and professor at the University of Exeter. The festivities conclude with a parade to Independence Hall, complete with 21-gun salute, Civil War re-enactors and a fife and drum corps. To learn more about Black, visit his website - https://jeremyblackhistorian.wordpress.com. Schedule: 11:30am: Program on Broad Street 12:00pm: Luncheon 2:00pm (approximately): Parade to Independence Hall For more information on the event, to find details to attend or to sponsor the day, contact foundations@unionleague.org.

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