Abraham Lincoln Historian: Reckoning With Racist Past Requires Context By Eric Stock • Jul 2, 2020 J. Scott Applewhite / AP At a time when America is reckoning with much of its racist past, a historian says museums show that many historical figures were flawed people. McLean County Museum of History Unveils 'Invaluable' Lincoln Document By Breanna Grow • Feb 15, 2020 Breanna Grow / WGLT The McLean County Museum of History has announced the donation of what staff call an “invaluable” Lincoln document by Lincoln collector and scholar Guy Fraker. What The 1860 Election Could Teach Us About 2020 By Eric Stock • Sep 18, 2019 AP Both major political parties could substantially change or disappear entirely after the 2020 presidential elections, according to a longtime political watcher at Illinois State University. 'Mr. Lincoln' Illustrates Emotional Depth Of Abraham Lincoln By Katie Seelinger & Charlie Schlenker • Jul 19, 2019 McLean County Museum of History This weekend is the 10th annual Lincoln’s Festival on Route 66 in Bloomington. One of the main attractions will be Herbert Mitgang’s one-man play “Mr. Lincoln,” which will be performed by John O’Connor on Saturday, July 20, at 7 p.m. Museum Of History Acquires Abraham Lincoln Letter By Mary Cullen • Feb 1, 2019 Amy Niebur A letter Abraham Lincoln wrote and sent to Bloomington in late 1859 will soon be on display at the McLean County Museum of History.