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President's Day, 2012

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.
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Presidents Day Face-Off: Lincoln vs. Washington!

Pop Culture / Celebrity : The Hollywood Gossip (2 years ago)

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

President Lincoln memorabilia up for auction in Texas

News : The Newsroom (yesterday)

By Marice Richter DALLAS (Reuters) - A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia, including a lock of the 16th U.S president's hair, will be up for auction in Dallas on Saturday, months before the United States marks 150 years since... Read Post

Anonymous bidder purchases lock of Abraham Lincoln’s hair for $25,000

News : The Raw Story (12 minutes ago)

A lock of slain U.S. President Abraham Lincoln’s hair and items connected to his assassin were top sellers on Saturday at an auction that fetched $803,889 in the sale of a top private collection of Lincoln memorabilia. Fetching $25,... Read Post


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