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What Abraham Lincoln Never Knew

3 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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150 Years Later Lincoln's Words Still Resonate

News : The Two-Way (4 years ago)

It's no secret that today's political parties are deeply and bitterly divided over a range of issues. Biographer and historian Ron White reflects on Abraham Lincoln's First Inaugural Address, delivered 150 years ago today (to an eve... Read Post

If Twitter was at the #Gettysburg Address

News : The Newsroom (last year)

On Nov. 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, one of the most famous speeches in American history. Here, 150 years later, is how the iconic speech might've been tweeted had Lincoln delivered it today. Read Post

150 years ago, Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant Act

News : The Rundown News Blog (8 months ago)

A view of the Domes in Yosemite National Park, photographed around 1865. Photo by Carleton E. Watkins June 30 is an important date when it comes to land conservation in America. On that day in 1864, President Abraham Lincoln signed ... Read Post

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