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What Abraham Lincoln Never Knew

2 years agoEntertainment / Books : Booked

If only a document signed by Abraham could tell you where it has been, what it has seen, for the last 150 years.  Perhaps it has been held by other famous people, survived battles, sat decades in an attic, caught fire, traveled around the world, adorned the White House, or been torn apart and reassembled.   [...]
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If Twitter was at the #Gettysburg Address

News : The Newsroom (8 months ago)

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News : The Rundown News Blog (4 weeks ago)

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