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191 Vachel Lindsay, art exhibit, Google maps, and world peace by 2018

Posted on October 7th, 2013

A new exhibit at the UIS Visual Arts Gallery grows from The Golden Book of Springfield, a novel written in 1920 by local poet Vachel Lindsay. In the novel, Lindsay imagined world peace coming to Springfield in 2018. The exhibit features screen shots of Springfield homes as seen on Google maps.