Lincoln Plays (Theater Programs), 1906-1993 | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
This collection contains programs and related material from several Lincoln-related plays, including:
Benjamin Chapin's Lincoln (postcard, 1906)
Al and Ray Rockett's Abraham Lincoln (1924)
Abe Lincoln in Southern Illinois (1951)*
Luigi Creatore, The Man Who Shot Lincoln (1989)
Robert E. Sherwood, Abe Lincoln in Illnois, starring Sam Waterson (1993)
D.M. Coleman, Our Brothers (undated)*
Lawrence Coghlan's The Immortal Lincoln (undated)
John Allen and Jeffrey Lodin, Young Abe Lincoln, a musical (undated)
The bulk of the collection was acquired in 2001, and the two asterisked items were added in 2017.
Collections #270, #892, and #1028 also contain material from Lincoln plays.