This website is made possible with funding from:

The Ahmanson Foundation Exhibition and Education Endowment

The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation
Dedicated to perpetuating and expanding Lincolnís vision for Americaís unfinished work

Additional support was provided by
Mr. and Mrs. John Cosgrove

Website Development
Alison Glazier, muse & memory
Red Card Studios

  • David W. Blight, Class of 1954 Professor of American History, Yale University, and Director, Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition
  • William F. Deverell, Professor of History, University of Southern California, and Director, Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West
  • Alice Fahs, Professor of History, University of California, Irvine
  • Richard A. Fox, Professor of History, University of Southern California
  • Gary W. Gallagher, John L. Nau III Professor in the History of the American Civil War, University of Virginia
  • Harold Holzer, Senior Vice President for External Affairs, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and independent scholar
  • James M. McPherson, George Henry Davis 1886 Professor of American History, Emeritus, Princeton University
  • Barret Oliver, artist, master printer, and author of A History of the Woodburytype
  • Steve Roden, internationally recognized visual and sound artist from Los Angeles
  • Joan Waugh, Professor of American History, University of California, Los Angeles
Special thanks to the following who provided research,
technical, and other support
  • Janel Anderson
  • Claudia Bohn-Spector
  • Erin Chase
  • Tom Desjardin
  • Mario Einaudi
  • J. David Hacker
  • Alan Jutzi
  • Kate Lain
  • Michael McAfee
  • Steve Nowlin
  • Suzanne Oatey
  • Kate Peck
  • Rita Roberts
  • Martha A. Sandweiss
  • Joyce Schlaker
  • Steve Smith
  • Matt Stevens
  • Karina White
  • Susan Williams
  • Eric J. Wittenberg
  • Bob Zeller

Image Credit
Background screen design based on:
Untitled, Destination Road Series, 2010
Oil and wax on paper, 8.5 x 11 in.
© Jenny Bloomfield