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150th anniversary of Abe Lincoln speech commemorated

Rebecca Prybell

October 1, 2009

Wednesday marked the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s address to the 1859 Wisconsin State Fair, held near what is now Wells and 13th Streets on campus. “The thought recurs that education — cultivated thought — can bes...