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FALL FESTIVAL 2018 October 27 and 28

FALL FESTIVAL 2018 October 27 and 28

The annual Fall Festival will be Oct. 27 & 28, 2018: 10:00am to 4:00pm and fall is a great time to visit Lincoln's New Salem. Come join us as historic interpreters in period clothing demonstrate daily tasks necessary to survive an Illinois winter. You'll enjoy our Fall Festival! Throughout the historic village you'll see how New Salem villagers prepared f ....

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GREEN UP

GREEN UP

"Green-up" is a phrase Lincoln surely would have recognized.  It describes early spring, when green first begins to appear in the fields and trees.  Although green-up is not as lovely as full-blown spring, after a long, dark winter spent in a log house, it would have been a boost to the spirits!  Even today, we celebrate the coming of spring but for the residents o ....

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