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Raw Story
The main problem with Donald Trump: He’s a fooltwo of the most prominent wisdom qualities were his humility and humor. The Pu
The main problem with Donald Trump: He’s a fool
Raw Story / Posted 50 minutes ago
two of the most prominent wisdom qualities were his humility and humor. The Pulitzer-Prize winning poet and biographer Carl Sandburg wrote that “Lincoln was the first true humorist to occupy the White House.” But by the time he became president... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Sandburg Home hosts 30th Folk Music Festivalat 6:28 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, May 30, 2016 at 6:28 p.m. Mac Arnold and Pl
Sandburg Home hosts 30th Folk Music Festival
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 hours ago
at 6:28 p.m.Last Modified: Monday, May 30, 2016 at 6:28 p.m. Mac Arnold and Plate Full O' Blues performed Monday at the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site in Flat Rock for the 30th Annual Folk Music Festival. This year, the Carl Sandburg... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
5 ways to celebrate Memorial Day weekendmore information, visit whitesquirrelfestival.com. Annual folk music festival
5 ways to celebrate Memorial Day weekend
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
more information, visit whitesquirrelfestival.com. Annual folk music festival returning for 30th year The Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site will host the 30th annual Carl Sandburg Folk Music Festival from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.... Read more
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GalvaNews
Galva graduates announce their future plansstudy exercise physiology. Christopher Lee Craig – Military then attend Black H
Galva graduates announce their future plans
GalvaNews / Posted 3 days ago
study exercise physiology. Christopher Lee Craig – Military then attend Black Hawk College. Samantha Lee DeSmit – Attend Carl Sandburg and then transfer to study nursing. Samuel Ian Gerard – Attend Black Hawk college for two years then transfer... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
White Squirrel, Carl Sandburg folk music festivals this weekendmore information, visit whitesquirrelfestival.com.Annual folk music festival re
White Squirrel, Carl Sandburg folk music festivals this weekend
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
more information, visit whitesquirrelfestival.com.Annual folk music festival returning for 30th year The Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site will host the 30th annual Carl Sandburg Folk Music Festival from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport School District celebrates 20 retireesFREEPORT — Carl Sandburg Middle School science teacher Sindy Main's emotions ra
Freeport School District celebrates 20 retirees
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
FREEPORT — Carl Sandburg Middle School science teacher Sindy Main's emotions ran high Thursday, which was her final last day of school. Main retired from Freeport School District after 34 years of teaching. She also taught a few years at two other... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
5 things to do: Garden Jubilee, White Squirrel Festivalfolk music festival returning for 30th year

The Carl Sandburg H

5 things to do: Garden Jubilee, White Squirrel Festival
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
folk music festival returning for 30th year

The Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site will host the 30th annual Carl Sandburg Folk Music Festival from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.... Read more

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Lake County Journal
Running program helps Mundelein girls develop positive self-imageacross Lake County running a 5K at the College of Lake County in Grayslake. Si
Running program helps Mundelein girls develop positive self-image
Lake County Journal / Posted 7 days ago
across Lake County running a 5K at the College of Lake County in Grayslake. Sixth, seventh and eighth-grade girls at Carl Sandburg Middle School began the program in March, meeting after school every Tuesday and Thursday for a healthy snack,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mundelein school's bomb threat unfounded, police sayMundelein police investigated a bomb threat at Carl Sandburg Middle School toda
Mundelein school's bomb threat unfounded, police say
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Mundelein police investigated a bomb threat at Carl Sandburg Middle School today and determined it was unfounded, police said. The threat was called into the school, 855 W. Hawley St., at 11:22 a.m. and police were immediately notified and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
John Chiang’s story of disco, aspirations and painmind starts going numb. Before completely zoning out, however, ask about his f
John Chiang’s story of disco, aspirations and pain
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
mind starts going numb. Before completely zoning out, however, ask about his first campaign, the one for vice president at Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Ill. His buddy Dave Jones, who grew up to be California insurance commissioner,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Carl Sandburg College drafts budget with little state aidGALESBURG, Ill. -- Carl Sandburg College officials have drafted a budget for th
Carl Sandburg College drafts budget with little state aid
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- Carl Sandburg College officials have drafted a budget for the coming school year that relies on virtually no funding from Illinois lawmakers still embroiled in the state's budget stalemate. Chief Financial Officer Lisa Blake... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
House budget contains pay raises for teachers, funds for DuPont, Muddy Sneakersreceive $500,000 to support and expand its programs that take fifth-graders int
House budget contains pay raises for teachers, funds for DuPont, Muddy Sneakers
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
receive $500,000 to support and expand its programs that take fifth-graders into places like DuPont, Gorges State Park and Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site for hands-on science instruction.

Work is being completed at the Western... Read more

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The Hendersonville Times-News
House budget contains pay raises for teachers, funds for DuPont, Muddy Sneakersreceive $500,000 to support and expand its programs that take fifth-graders int
House budget contains pay raises for teachers, funds for DuPont, Muddy Sneakers
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
receive $500,000 to support and expand its programs that take fifth-graders into places like DuPont, Gorges State Park and Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site for hands-on science instruction.� Work is being completed at the Western Crime... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Pete Seeger – ‘Pete-Pak’ CD and DVD Setsee Seeger performing live. Tall and very gaunt, he looks like the embodiment o
Pete Seeger – ‘Pete-Pak’ CD and DVD Set
Blogcritics.org / Posted 12 days ago
see Seeger performing live. Tall and very gaunt, he looks like the embodiment of the generation that produced Robert Frost, Carl Sandburg, and Woody Guthrie, and he sounds like it, too. He stood, always, for liberty and justice and the rights of the... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport High School students speak out against uniform policythe policy with a focus on enforcement. The School Board expects to vote on pro
Freeport High School students speak out against uniform policy
The Journal-Standard / Posted 13 days ago
the policy with a focus on enforcement. The School Board expects to vote on proposed changes at its next meeting June 21 at Carl Sandburg Middle School.At a School Board meeting May 9, Freeport High School Assistant Principal Ryan Pierce suggested... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Success in Capitalism Can Be Failure in Humanitycalm deliberation in the transformation of power from that of the oligarchy to
Success in Capitalism Can Be Failure in Humanity
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 16 days ago
calm deliberation in the transformation of power from that of the oligarchy to we the people. Let the people be defined as Carl Sandburg does In his poem "The People Yes" wherein he refers to the people as, "The Hallelujah Chorus forever shifting... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Bearfootin' Bears Public art walk gets underway downtownHenderson County Community Theater • Need Has No Season to benefit The Salvati
Bearfootin' Bears Public art walk gets underway downtown
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
Henderson County Community Theater • Need Has No Season to benefit The Salvation Army • Bear P. ARK to benefit Friends of Carl Sandburg • Olivia United and Little LU to benefit The United Way of Henderson County • Crescentia to benefit Thrive •... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Bearfootin' Bears Public art walk gets underway downtownHenderson County Community Theater • Need Has No Season to benefit The Salvati
Bearfootin' Bears Public art walk gets underway downtown
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 days ago
Henderson County Community Theater • Need Has No Season to benefit The Salvation Army • Bear P. ARK to benefit Friends of Carl Sandburg • Olivia United and Little LU to benefit The United Way of Henderson County • Crescentia to benefit Thrive •... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Public art walk gets underway downtownHenderson County Community Theater • Need Has No Season to benefit The Salvati
Public art walk gets underway downtown
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 days ago
Henderson County Community Theater • Need Has No Season to benefit The Salvation Army • Bear P. ARK to benefit Friends of Carl Sandburg • Olivia United and Little LU to benefit The United Way of Henderson County • Crescentia to benefit Thrive •... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The 9:01: Corker preaches patience on Trump, ‘BBQ Fest’ begins and morehis party’s presumptive nominee, The New York Times was describing a candidate
The 9:01: Corker preaches patience on Trump, ‘BBQ Fest’ begins and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
his party’s presumptive nominee, The New York Times was describing a candidate who may be more difficult to tame: Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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KTVB Boise
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
KTVB Boise / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
KING5 Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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First Coast News
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
First Coast News / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-outand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
80,000 visitors expected for Memphis’ annual pig-out
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Hog Heaven: Memphis’ annual pig-out gets underwayand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
Hog Heaven: Memphis’ annual pig-out gets underway
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Hog Heaven: Memphis’ annual pig-out gets underwayand close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston,
Hog Heaven: Memphis’ annual pig-out gets underway
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
and close to 80,000 tourists and other visitors, according to Penelope Huston, festival director of marketing. Poet Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "hog butcher for the world." He might have changed his mind if he had been able to witness... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
IVCC advances to NJCAA Nationalsplaying for IVCC and two more for Illinois Central College in the National Fina
IVCC advances to NJCAA Nationals
Bureau County Republican / Posted 19 days ago
playing for IVCC and two more for Illinois Central College in the National Finals in Clinton, Miss., May 18-21. IVCC beat Carl Sandburg 12-6 in the Region IV Final Four championship game Sunday, May 8, at Yorkville High School. To get there, on... Read more
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Al.com
Corner's big dream of its first state baseball title very much aliveNothing happens unless first we dream. The poet Carl Sandburg said it, the dre
Corner's big dream of its first state baseball title very much alive
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
Nothing happens unless first we dream. The poet Carl Sandburg said it, the dreamer Jim Valvano echoed it and almost six years ago, Josh Hoyle set it in motion in a tight-knit community in northern Jefferson County called Corner. Hoyle was a Corner... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Famous tenants may boost asking price for house Bowdoin wantsAccording to the current real estate listing, “Other famous people such as Pres
Famous tenants may boost asking price for house Bowdoin wants
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
According to the current real estate listing, “Other famous people such as President and Eleanor Roosevelt, Robert Frost, Carl Sandburg, Chris Wallace and William Cohen have stayed at this home.” But Bowdoin College contends the house is listed... Read more
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examiner.com
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership PrizeFrankel Prize from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Sarah Josepha
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership Prize
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
Frankel Prize from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Sarah Josepha Hale Medal, the New England Book Award, the Carl Sandburg Literary Award, and the Ohioana Book Award. She was a White House Fellow who worked for President Johnson and a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Art group dedicates Carl Sandburg statue to GalesburgGALESBURG, Ill. -- A bronze statue of poet Carl Sandburg has been dedicated to
Art group dedicates Carl Sandburg statue to Galesburg
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
GALESBURG, Ill. -- A bronze statue of poet Carl Sandburg has been dedicated to his hometown of Galesburg. The (Galesburg) Register-Mail (http://bit.ly/1X5dzfQ ) reports that a dedication ceremony and a ribbon cutting were held Saturday to mark the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Where do Chicago-area manufacturing and transportation employees live and work?Chicago's status as an industrial and freight hub was famously captured in 1914
Where do Chicago-area manufacturing and transportation employees live and work?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 1 months ago
Chicago's status as an industrial and freight hub was famously captured in 1914, when poet Carl Sandburg dubbed the city the “Hog Butcher for the World / Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat, / Player with Railroads and the Nation's Freight Handler.” If... Read more

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