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All Posts Tagged With: "Lincoln"

Lincoln Manuscript Sets New Auction Record

On Abraham Lincoln's birthday, Christie's auction house in New York announced that a handwritten, autographed manuscript of the president's 1864 victory speech sold for $3.44 million -- the highest ever paid for any American historical document.

Feb 13th, 2009 | 1 comment


LOOKING FOR LINCOLN, presented and written by Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., addresses many of the controversies surrounding Abraham Lincoln – race, equality, religion, politics, and depression – by carefully interpreting evidence from those who knew him and those who study him today.

Jan 12th, 2009 | 17 comments

Interactive Map: Cities and Counties Named for Lincoln

See the cities, towns and counties named for America's sixteenth president in this interactive map.

Jan 3rd, 2009 | Comments Off on Interactive Map: Cities and Counties Named for Lincoln

Interactive Map: Lincoln Statues Across the Country

See Lincoln statues, monuments and tributes across America in this interactive map.

Jan 2nd, 2009 | 15 comments
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