This Guide has been developed by the FSCJ Library/Learning Commons staff in support of the special exhibit: Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War. The resources on these pages have been gathered from many freely available resource sites such as the American Library Association, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Constitution Center, Library of Congress, and many more too numerous to credit here. We hope that you find the resources here informative, and we certainly hope that you are able to visit and participate in the many exhibits, displays, programs and events offered on the FSCJ Campuses between January 21 and March 6, 2015. FSCJ Press Release
Florida State College at Jacksonville is proud to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War, a traveling exhibition based on the National Constitution Center’s first originally produced feature exhibition.
Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War
Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War , a traveling exhibition for libraries, was organized by the National Constitution Center and the American Library Association Public Programs Office. The traveling exhibition has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War is based on an exhibition of the same name developed by the National Constitution Center.
This exhibition shows how President Abraham Lincoln’s leadership and constitutional vision steered the nation through its most turbulent years and into a future that forever changed America.
The exhibition is organized into the following exhibit areas: