History Makers Gala Honors Bill Clinton For Lincoln Bicentennial

by SARAH MANDATO · October 8, 2009

Bill Clinton[All photos by JIMI CELESTE for PMc]. Last night the New York Historical Society held its History Makers Gala honoring former President Bill Clinton. Guests including financial wizard and Citigroup Chairman Sandy Weill donned black tie to sit for a decadent lamb dinner and preview the cultural venue's new "Lincoln and New York" exhibition, beginning display this week and continuing through March. Including documents, paintings and artifacts; the collection marks the bicentennial of Lincoln's birth.

Ina Caro, Robert Caro Diana Di Nenna, Joe Di Nenna Ina Caro, Robert Caro, Diana Di Nenna, Joe DiMenna

Richard Dibbs, Barbara Dibbs Tarky Lombardi, Barbara Dibbs

Louise Mirrer Michael Sylvester, Sarah Nash Louise Mirrer, Michael Sylvester, Sarah Nash

Robert Caro, Byron Wien, Richard Gilfond Robert Caro, Byron Wien, Richard Gelfond

Richard Gilder, The Honorable Scott Stringer Ronnie Heyman, Sam Heyman Richard Gilder, The Honorable Scott Stringer, Ronnie Heyman, Sam Heyman

Sandy Weill Robert Caro Sandy Weill, Robert Caro