Illinois releases 1-minute history of the state each day to celebrate it’s 200th birthday

Illinois releases 1-minute history of the state each day to celebrate it’s 200th birthday

To celebrate the state’s 200th birthday and explore its history, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, Mid-West Family Broadcasting and the Illinois State Museum are teaming up to present “bicentennial minutes” throughout 2018.

Here is today’s bicentennial minute.