Traffic map
Article updated: 11/14/2013 10:15 AM

Leibovitz show to open at Lincoln museum in 2014

  • Article
text size: AAA
By Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD -- An exhibition of more than 70 images by photographer Annie Leibovitz is set to open at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.

The exhibition, titled "Pilgrimage," features images of famous places and objects that Leibovitz captured on her travels.


They include Yellowstone National Park, Elvis Presley's motorcycle and Emily Dickinson's only surviving dress.

According to a news release from the Springfield museum, Lincoln plays a major role in the exhibition.

Among the items Leibovitz photographed are the stovepipe hat and gloves Lincoln had with him the night of his assassination, and a handwritten copy of the Gettysburg Address. Her photo of Lincoln's blood-stained gloves was taken at the presidential museum.

"Pilgrimage" is scheduled for Feb. 8 to Aug. 31. It's part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's collection.

Comments ()
We are now using Facebook comments to offer a more inclusive, social and constructive discussion. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.

This article filed under

Latest Video


Most Commented
Top Jobs

    View all Top Jobs Place a job ad



    • Newspaper next section - Newspaper next section Report card checker - report card checker
    • Dh innovation award 2 - Dh innovation award 2 Zillow /real estate page
    • Discuss refer On Guard series
    • Newspaper archives -- Monday or anyday Mike North



    Connect with a business or service in your area fast. First select a town, then enter a search term or choose one of the listed popular searches:

    Don't see your town listed? Visit our full directory to begin your search.