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Lincoln and the Occult Presentation & Specialty Tours

October 5, 2022

$20.00 – $30.00
Author Steve Rogstad poses with one of his recent books

Learn about the Lincolns’ superstitions, dreams, omens and more

In the final months of his life, Abraham Lincoln was convinced he saw the end of his life coming and was given supernatural signs of it.
— Steve Rogstad

Nationally known author and scholar on Lincoln studies Steve Rogstad will present “Lincoln and the Occult.” Rogstad will share his research findings about the Lincolns’ superstitions, dreams, omens and more.

Presentation details

  • 6 p.m. at the Tallman Carriage House
  • Tickets: $20

Order online tickets at the bottom of this page, or call 608-756-4509.

PLUS: Experience one-day-only Lincoln-focused tours of the Lincoln-Tallman House, led by Lincoln scholar Steve Rogstad

Who better to share little-known facts about Lincoln while leading tours of the mansion than this Lincoln aficionado? Each tour includes a copy of his most recent book, Lincoln Among the Badgers.

Tour details

  • Tour times are 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 2 p.m. and limited to 15 people each.
  • Tour tickets, including the book, are $30.

To reserve a spot, order online tickets at the bottom of this page, or call RCHS at 608-756-4509.


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October 5, 2022
$20.00 – $30.00
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Rock County Historical Society
(608) 756-4509


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440 N Jackson St
Janesville,WIUnited States
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