Authentic Lincoln signature discovered at WIU

This week marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War in the United States. And a Western Illinois University staff member recently discovered that a document found on a campus—that appeared to be signed by President Abraham Lincoln—is indeed authentic. The document will now be housed in the archives at Western Illinois University’s Malpass Library, as explained in an article in from McDonough County Voice.

Look for more information soon at wiu.edu/news!

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