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Lincoln receiving vault undergoing restoration

Oak Ridge Cemetery is repairing the receiving vault that housed the remains of Abraham Lincoln and his son Willie before their relocation to the Lincoln Tomb.  The restoration should be completed in time for the 150th anniversary commemoration of Lincoln’s burial, which will also include

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Virtual tour of Lincoln’s Springfield

The Huffington Post has an interesting write-up on some of the prominent Lincoln sites in Springfield, IL.  Click here.

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