Commemoration of Abraham Lincoln Lying in State in Chicago
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This is the time and the place that Lincoln's body arrived for his Chicago Funeral. The following day, Lincoln would go home to Springfield, Ill. Organized in conjunction with Alderman Robert Fioretti's office, featured speakers include: Daniel Weinberg, the president of the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Second Ward Alderman Robert Fioretti and Pemo Remi, the education director for the DuSable Museum.