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National Underground Railroad Conference

Posted by on Feb 19th, 2015 in Lane Trail Blog | 0 comments

I just learned the next UGRR National Conference is to he held at Hilton Head Island, South Carolina on June 17-20, 2015.

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Mayhew Cabin program

Posted by on Feb 17th, 2015 in Lane Trail Blog | 0 comments

Mayhew 5The Mayhew Cabin and Peru State College student organizations, Black Student Union and Phi Alpha Theta, are co-sponsoring the film showing of John Brown’s Raid: To Do Battle in the Land. The film will be Thursday, February 26, at 11 a.m. on the campus of Peru State College inside the CATS Conference Room. A discussion will take place following the film about John Brown and the raid at Harpers Ferry. For more information, call 402-873-3115 or email:
For information about Peru State click here. I do not see the program listed but I am sure it will happen.


Abe Lincoln

Posted by on Feb 12th, 2015 in Lane Trail Blog | 0 comments

“I was born Feb. 12, 1809, in Hardin County, Kentucky. …Of course when I came of age I did not know much. Still somehow, I could read, write, and cipher … but that was all.”
–President Abraham LincolnAbe Lincon