The Friends of the Lincoln Collection of Indiana, Inc. is the 501(c)(3) organization that supports the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection curated both in Indianapolis at the Indiana State Museum & Historic Sites and in Fort Wayne at the Allen County Public Library. Activities of the Friends include: publication of Lincoln Lore; outreach to schools through onsite and offsite education programs; a Lincoln Essay Contest for high school students; a Lincoln Art Contest for elementary and middle school students; public programs at both the Indiana State Museum & Historic Sites and the Allen County Public Library; funding for new acquisitions and preservation of the Collection at both sites; and responsibility for this website.

Latest News 08.27.20

2020 McMurtry Lecture

2020 McMurtry Lecture Dr. Allen Guelzo Presents "Lincoln & Democracy" Register Early for this live lecture! September 8, 2020    7 p.m. It is our pleasure to invite you to attend the 40th Annual McMurtry Lecture, which will be delivered as a live webinar on September 8th, 2020, at 7 p.m. EDT.   Register in advance ...

Next Event 09.08.20

2020 McMurtry Lecture

2020 McMurtry Lecture Dr. Allen Guelzo Presents "Lincoln & Democracy" September 8, 2020 7 p.m. Register in advance by clicking "details" below.

On Display Now

Lincoln Collection Items

These Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection items are on display now at the Allen County Public Library in the Fine Book Room Vault...

Latest Lore 08.24.20

From the Collection: Lincoln in Postcards

Summer 2020-pages-14-15 ...