Springfield IL – An event for the
whole family will be held Friday and all weekend.
A civil war-era Santa will be visiting
the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. Lee Shafer will portray the historic
St. Nick, made famous by a 19th century cartoonist during the Civil War.
Shafer will talk with visitors about how
that cartoonist influenced the modern appearance of Santa. The event is Friday
and Saturday from 11am until 3pm, at the Presidential Museum in Springfield.
For more information please visit www.presidentlincoln.org.