The Art of Lincoln: Wayne Brezinka

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Nashville, Tennessee, artist Wayne Brezinka created a mixed-media work titled LINCOLN. The eye-catching 5-by-4-foot head-and-shoulders portrait of our 16th President is made from objects including tintype photographs.The original artwork appeared on display at Ford's from May 2014 to February 2018.

A Brief History of Spelling Bees in America

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“A word doesn’t care if you arrived on the Mayflower or in steerage. And therein is one of the traits that maintains the Bee’s status as a folk tradition. Like America itself, perhaps even more purely, the Bee is a true meritocracy. It is the levelest of level playing fields.”- James Maguire, American Bee: The…