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Fact #9 (Lincoln)

Lincoln the Bartender

Abraham Lincoln is the only U.S. president who was also a licensed bartender. He was co-owner of Berry and Lincoln, a saloon in Springfield, Illinois.

15th Century Armored Foot Combat: Hand and a Half Sword

Date: February, 6th 2014 11:00 am - 11:15 am

Wearing late medieval “plate” armor, our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with the Hand and a Half sword using 15th century German and Italian fight manuals.

Location
1st Floor Theatre