Happy President's Day!!! When I was younger we didn’t have a day to celebrate all U.S.Presidents. Instead we split the day intwo and recognized Abraham Lincoln and George Washington since their birthdayswere both in February…..so, I’m linking to two past articles. The first involves Lincoln and theEmancipation Proclamation. This articleoriginally appeared at History Is Elementary as well as American PresidentsBlog in 2008.
July 31, 1875: Andrew Johnson died. He was the 17th president, serving from 1865 to 1869. Johnson, who succeeded Abraham Lincoln after Lincoln's assassination, became the first president to be impeached. The House voted to do so on ... Read Post
True American heroes simply don't come any truer than George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, the two great Presidents honored with today's national holiday. Our very first president, Washington led the rebellion over Great Britain, ... Read Post
Happy Presidents Day! True American heroes don't come any truer than George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, two giants of history honored today. The very first President of the United States, Washington led the rebellion over Great ... Read Post