Individual Author Record
Name: Guy C. FrakerPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT History Non-Fiction Born: 1938 in St. Joseph, Missouri Sites:
Illinois ConnectionFraker lives in Bloomington.
Biographical and Professional InformationGuy C. Fraker has written extensively and lectures frequently on the Eighth Circuit. He was the consultant on the award-winning PBS documentary, “Lincoln, Prelude to the Presidency,” and co-curated “Prologue to the Presidency: Abraham Lincoln on the Illinois Eighth Judicial Circuit,” a traveling exhibit also on permanent display at the David Davis Mansion, a state historic site in Bloomington. He served as an advisor to the National Lincoln Bicentennial Commission. A retired attorney in Bloomington, Illinois, Fraker is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law. He is also a past president of the McLean County Bar Association.
*''Lincoln's Ladder to the Presidency: The Eighth Judicial Circuit '', Southern Illinois University Press, 2012*''Looking for Lincoln in Illinois: A Guide to Lincoln's Eighth Judicial Circuit'', Southern Illinois University Press, 2017