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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manuscript of the president's 1864 victory speech sold for $3.44 million -- the highest ever paid for any American historical document.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


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

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

Interactive Map: Lincoln Statues Across the Country

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

Jan 2nd, 2009
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