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Gilmore Car Museum Highlights Presidential Visits This Weekend

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President Obama's Visit to Kalamazoo (Photo credit: In 2010, Kalamazoo Central High School was the winning school of the nationwide competition sponsored by the White House and the U.S. Department of Education to promote college readiness among the nation’s public schools. The prize – a commencement address given by President Obama.

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Lincoln's 1856 Visit to Kalamazoo (Photo credit: Library of Congress) This photo of President Abraham Lincoln taken by Alexander Gardner on February 2, 1895—a little over two months prior to the 16th President’s assassination. Lincoln’s visit to Kalamazoo in 1856 was his only public appearance in Michigan and will be one of the topics at the April 13th Gilmore Speaker Series.

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