Northwest Iowa — An actor who closely resembles the United States’ 16th president will be touring some nearby Iowa schools and libraries next month, hoping to inspire students to learn about history as well as the man known as the Great Emancipator.
Kevin Wood has spent many years studying Abraham Lincoln, learning all there is to know about him so he can give an accurate portrayal.
As one who rose from obscurity to the highest office in the land, Wood says Lincoln can be an inspiration for students today to likewise dream.
Wood’s first appearances as Lincoln are scheduled for October 4th in Milford and West Bend, with more scheduled during the month in Fenton, Swea City, Ringsted, Webster City, Marcus, Manning, and Glidden.
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Photo: United States President Abraham Lincoln, 1863