• Inside the Lincoln Sitting Room

    Lincoln Home

    National Historic Site Illinois

Photos & Multimedia

Filming of "Mr. Lincoln's Springfield" 1976
Filming of the first Lincoln Home NHS interpretive film "Mr. Lincoln's Springfield," in 1976. The film stared Stuart Germain as a photographer documenting Lincoln's Springfield home shortly after Lincoln's 1860 presidential election.
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Carpenter's Portrain entitled:

Lincoln issued the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation on September 22, 1862, five days after the battle of Antietam. He visited the battlefield near Sharpsburg, Maryland on October 1-4, 1862. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois