The National Archives, as part of its public program series, will show Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” on Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. Spielberg directed Academy Award winner Daniel Day-Davis in this powerful drama about Lincoln’s efforts to get the slavery abolishing 13th Amendment passed. It will be shown in the William G. McGowan Theater.

Use the Archive’s Special Events Entrance on the corner of 7th Street and Constitution Ave. NW. Doors open 30 minutes ahead of a program, and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

The movie was released a year ago and is rated PG-13.