Lexington museum receives grant from Kentucky Historical Society

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From Mary Todd Lincoln House's website

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A historic museum in Lexington is the recent recipient of a grant from the Kentucky Historical Society.

The society awarded the Mary Todd Lincoln House with a $2,000 grant from the Kentucky Local History Trust Fund on Wednesday.

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Dr. Amanda Higgins, the society’s community engagement administrator, says the grant will allow the Mary Todd Lincoln House to update their collections management system and will fund a collections internship at the site.

Mary Todd Lincoln was Abraham Lincoln’s wife. The downtown attraction was her childhood home.