Public Programs: Humanities Projects in Libraries and Archives

Period of Performance

9/1/2002 - 5/31/2012

Funding Totals

$571,000.00 (approved)
$571,000.00 (awarded)

Forever Free: Abraham Lincoln's Journey to Emancipation

FAIN: GL-22129-02

Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (San Marino, CA 91108-1299)
David S. Zeidberg (Project Director: February 2002 to September 2012)

Funding details:
Original grant (2002) $260,000.00
Supplement (2005) $311,000.00

A traveling panel exhibition that incorporates more than 60 rare documents and drawings and the latest scholarship on Lincoln's role in the emancipation of slaves during the Civil War.