Course Detail: LECT-8990 - Lincoln's Funeral Train

Learn about Lincoln's final journey, on the funeral train which retraced the same route the President-Elect took to Washington only four years earlier. This seminar will examine how the nation mourned. You will learn the challenges and obstacles in preparing the event, Mary Todd Lincoln's overwhelming grief, and reactions of each city as the funeral train arrived. Finally, you'll hear about the Lincolns' arrival in Springfield, the tomb that was not yet erected, and the funeral ceremony in Springfield. Don't miss Christina Smith's most popular lecture!

 Session Information: 2023SP.LECT-8990.001

Schedule: Every day, starting on 04/14/23 and ending on 04/14/23
Only 15 days left to register!
Times: 09:00am-12:00pm CDT
Regular registration fee : $25.00


Name Additional Resources
Christina Smith

Facility Detail

Riverfront Campus
100 College Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901