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Horace Greeley
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You cannot institute any equality between right and wrong.”– Galesburg Debate, October 7, 1858

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Niagara Falls

“At the White House one day some gentlemen were present from the West, excited and troubled about the commissions or omissions of the Administration. The President heard them patiently, and then replied: “Gentlemen, suppose all the property…

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Abraham Lincoln in Depth

Abraham Lincoln’s Moods
“Lincoln was a curious – mysterious – quite an incomprehensible man,” wrote William H. Herndon shortly before he died... Read more   View more articles

Cartoon Corner

lincoln-moods President Lincoln enjoyed humor. Many Americans enjoyed making fun of the President. Some of the most recognizable cartoons were published in Harper’s Weekly, a New York City periodical ... Read more

Abraham Lincoln's Visits to Philadelphia

Abraham Lincoln’s Visits to Philadelphia

Discover Abraham Lincoln’s visits to Philadelphia in 1848-1864, including a detailed journey of his Pre-Inaugrual Visit and his funeral route.

Columbia demands her children!

Columbia demands her children!

An impassioned attack on Abraham Lincoln and the human toll of the Union war effort.

Abraham Lincoln and Missouri

Abraham Lincoln and Missouri

Abraham Lincolns visits to Missouri were generally short and perfunctory.

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