John Swearingen, Jr.

  • What I do, where I work

  • I am The Lincoln Museum’s Director of Exhibits, designing temporary exhibits in-house, coordinating incoming traveling exhibits, creating exhibits on Lincoln to travel from our museum, and oversee the collections department and permanent exhibits.


  • Director of Collections and Exhibits at The Lincoln Museum


  • More about me

  • I enjoy historic preservation, landscape architecture, sacred music and interior decoration. I have two daughters, and live in Ohio.

  • Bleeding Blue and Grey: Civil War Medicine

    Bleeding Blue and Grey: Civil War Medicine

    Case Study

    by John Swearingen, Jr. Published May 17 2007

    The goal was to teach the general issues of practicing medicine during the civil war, divided by topic and year, with contextual information about several key battles and the Lincoln family's participation. The 3000 s.f. temporary exhibit space was...