Logan County Genealogical & Historical Society
Alive in Logan County!
- presented by Anne Mosley,
Assistant Director, Lincoln Heritage Museum, Lincoln
College. Ms. Mosley will explain a nationally
recognized certification program for historic
interpretation, the benefits of incorporating
interpreters into tourism and educational events,
and describe training under development at the LHM,
which will be available to community members.
Black History Month
- will be recognized with a
program involving historic Allen Chapel, which has
experienced restoration and upgrades over the last
year. The program will feature the portrayal of at
least one individual from the African-American
history of Logan County and/or central Illinois.
Captain A. H.
Historians from Mt. Pulaski and Elkhart will come
together to present a biography and stories of
Elkhart resident Adam Henry Bogardus, a Civil War
officer, local legend, inventor and world-renowned
sharpshooter. Phil Bertoni and Gillette Ransom will
discuss the Logan County man, his family and his
Logan County Airport Heritage Flight Museum -
Jack Burke of the Heritage in Flight Museum located
at Logan County Airport, Lincoln, IL., will talk
about the museum's displays depicting the history of
flight, both military and civil.