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Now He Belongs to the Ages: Commemorating Lincoln at Ford's Theatre

It has been (and continues to be) a busy time for me recently.  With no time to write any blog posts here, I asked Kate to be a guest author here on BoothieBarn.   1,243 more words

Actors Bring Lincoln's Words to Life in 'Freedom's Song'

By Ryan Williams, NBC News

Five area performers show the struggle, triumph and ultimate sacrifice of America’s bloodiest war at Ford’s Theater’s spring production of… 51 more words

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Ford's Theatre marks 150th anniversary of Lincoln assassination; No word from a certain president

150 years ago, at this time, in this very spot John Wilkes Booth fatally shot President Abraham Lincoln. #Fords150 pic.twitter.com/H9rHysm6g2

— Ford's Theatre NPS (@FordsTheatreNPS) …

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A Time for Celebration; A Time for Grieving

150 years ago at this time, the American Civil War was all but over, General Lee having surrendered to General Grant just a few days prior to this date. 158 more words


CELEBRATIONS: Kuna Middle School students to Speak at Ford's Theatre

Celebrations is a new addition to the IMLA online presence.  In this feature, we’d like to share out all the fantastic things Idaho students and teachers are achieving.  457 more words
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Ford's Theatre Hosting Round-the-Clock Tribute for Lincoln

WASHINGTON — Ford’s Theatre is commemorating the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination with tours and performances around the clock.

The theater where Lincoln was shot will commemorate his death Tuesday and Wednesday with extensive access to the site, tours and panel discussions. 116 more words