Lincoln Essay Contest Results
Ms. Steele announced the winners of C-SPAN’s Lincoln Essay Contest. Mihan Lee, a student at Georgetown Day School, Washington,… read more
Ms. Steele announced the winners of C-SPAN’s Lincoln Essay Contest.
Mihan Lee, a student at Georgetown Day School, Washington, DC, won the grand prize and was interviewed by telephone. Also participating by telephone was Mr. Smith describing the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum which will open April 19. Video clips were shown of some of the panoramas in the museum.
The top ten contest winners will be going on a five-day trip to Illinois to look at historic Lincoln sites, ending with the opening of the Lincoln Presidential Library. There were over 5,000 entries for the contest. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Richard Norton Smith Executive Director Lincoln (Abraham) Presidential Library and Museum
- Meg Steele Manager C-SPAN->Education Relations
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