Abraham lincoln (february 12 1809 – april 15 1865) was the 16th president of the united states he served as president from 1861 to 1865, during the american civil war. Abraham lincoln (february 12, 1809 – april 15, 1865), sometimes called abe lincoln and nicknamed honest abe, the rail splitter, and the great emancipator, was the. Enjoy the best abraham lincoln quotes at brainyquote quotations by abraham lincoln, american president, born february 12, 1809 share with your friends. Includes a detailed timeline of lincoln's life - photos of lincoln and all the major personalities from the civil war - info on the battle of gettysburg, kansas.
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Scholarly essays, speeches, photos, and other resources on abraham lincoln, the 16th us president (1861-1865), including information about the civil war, the. The abraham lincoln presidential library foundation (alplf) (springfield illinois) is a not-for-profit organization supporting the exhibits and programs of the. Abraham lincoln was humbly born, self-taught and ambitious—he seized the opportunities of an expansive society to rise the country’s highest office.
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Abraham lincoln became the united states’ 16th president in 1861, issuing the emancipation proclamation that declared forever free those slaves within the. News about abraham lincoln commentary and archival information about abraham lincoln from the new york times.
Abraham lincoln (12 february 1809 – 15 april 1865) was the 16th president of the united states, serving from march 1861 until his assassination in april 1865. Abraham lincoln was the sixteenth president of the united states, serving from march 4, 1861 until his assassination as an outspoken opponent of the exp. Abraham lincoln: abraham lincoln, 16th us president (1861–65), who preserved the union during the civil war and brought about the emancipation of the slaves.
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