Lincoln in Illinois http://tspr.org en Malpass Library Displays Photos of Lincoln Statues http://tspr.org/post/malpass-library-displays-photos-lincoln-statues <p>The Malpass Library at Western Illinois University is displaying 20 photos from the collection &ldquo;Lincoln in Illinois&rdquo; through June 28th.<br /><br />Chicago photographer Ron Schramm took nearly 100 pictures of Lincoln statues around the state for the collection. There is also a book with the photos that is available at the library.<br /><br />Library Archivist Jeff Hancks says the library chose photos of statues in this region and in Springfield.<br /><br />They tell a lot about the sculptors and public perceptions of the 16th president.<br /> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 14:46:50 +0000 James Lenz 17159 at http://tspr.org Malpass Library Displays Photos of Lincoln Statues