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Peter Baker – ‘Obama: The Call of History’

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Obama: The Call of History by Peter Baker is the first complete account of Barack Obama’s presidency since he left office — an illustrated narrative of the tumultuous events that defined the man and his time. Featuring vivid images from New York Times’ photography staff and text by Peter Baker, the newspaper’s chief White House correspondent, ‘Obama: The Call of History’ takes readers into the White House for an intimate look at eight eventful years.

Tickets: Members $10/Public $12 • VIP tickets (only 25 available): Members $23/Public $25

VIP guests should arrive at 5:15 p.m. for a special meet and greet in our Library.
VIP guests also benefit from reserved seating in Union Theater.
Pre-purchase your book for $49 when you purchase your ticket online by July 10.
Books will be available for pick up the night of the event.

Reserve your seat online at www.presidentlincoln.illinois.gov or call 217-558-8844.


July 18
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
212 N. 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62701 United States
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