October 11, 2018
We're starting up another Railsplitter Book Club, and we need your help choosing the book. We talk about the options and ask for your vote. Then there's quite a lot of chatting this week. Enjoy!
October 4, 2018
We conclude our coverage of the 1864 election by talking about the general election pitting our hero Abraham Lincoln against General George B. McClellan.
September 27, 2018
Whoa! Lincoln news big enough for a whole episode! We talk about recent developments at the ALPLM, focusing on The Hat and the dismissal of the curator.
September 20, 2018
In the first of a two parter on Lincoln's re-election. We set the stage for the election and chat about Lincoln's nomination over rivals like William Sewward and Salmon Chase.
September 13, 2018
We take you through some Lincoln and non-Lincoln sites in Springfield, provide some restaurant recs, and avoid mentioning The Simpsons.
September 6, 2018
Does anyone else look for Lincoln in every town they visit? We chat this week on seeking out 16 and Civil War stuff in unlikely locations. Send us your favorite Lincoln spots!
August 30, 2018
Each of us brings a question or topic to the show to get the other two Railsplitters' take on for this week's show. We talk a little about Lincoln's empathy as it related to his rivals and a lot about Lincoln biographies.
August 23, 2018
We welcome Matthew Algeo, author of Abe and Fido, a book about the Lincoln family dog. Matthew shares his vast knowledge of Lincoln's relationship with animals, especially the lovable mutt Fido.
August 16, 2018
It's Back to School time! Hear all about Lincoln's education, learning like Lincoln, and Lincoln's education policy.
August 10, 2018
We talk about how some folks talked about Lincoln back in his time. We even discuss a poem! Check it!