Abraham Lincoln

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    the slaves, Abraham Lincoln, was a racist, would you believe that statement? Historians everywhere have differing opinions on this topic, but based on the extensive amounts of evidence that I have examined, I strongly believe that he was a racist. There are many quotes, articles, and many other forms of evidence that show that he viewed black people to be inferior to white people. Even though he did have these racists beliefs, to many people of his time, including Stephen Douglas, Lincoln was…

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    people looked at Abraham Lincoln and thought of him as the 16th President of the United States. In reality, he wanted people to see him, as he wrote in the opening of his letter to Jesse W. Fell, as “modest and not to go beyond the material.”1 Lincoln wasn’t interested in what people thought he was, but more about how he wanted the public to see him. He conveyed the feeling that he was not anyone special and in fact an ordinary man. In the autobiographies of Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln illustrated…

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    Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. He was president from 1861 to 1865. His nicknames were ‘Honest Abe’ and ‘Illinois Rail-Slitter’. Before and during his presidency he was an interesting man. Many people think that Abraham was one of the most honest and grandest presidents America has had so far. Abraham was born February 12 1809, in Hardin (now Larue) County, Kentucky. He was born in a log cabin in the woods miles from the nearest town. He had an older sister, Sarah…

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    Abraham Lincolns presidency had a lot to do with slavery and whether it should expand to the west or stay where it already existed. For Lincoln this was not an easy political issue to resolve. He had the southerners in one ear to expand slavery and the northerners in the other to abolish it. An issue that determined his entire career. One wrong move could spark a fire and create a war, and or lose half of the union because he interfered with slavery in the southern states. Lincoln did not want…

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    President Abraham Lincoln the sixteenth president of the United States, was elected in 1860. During his presidency, he had numerous attempts on his life, due to the citizen 's seeing him as a villain. Copperheads and Southern men tried infecting him (with small pox), kidnapping him, and offering a bounty on him. They finally succeeded on April 15, 1865 when President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth at the theatre in Washington, D.C.1. When in power he worked towards the…

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    unions savior Abraham Lincoln was on February 12, 1809 to Thomas and Nancy Lincoln in a log cabin in Hardin county, Kentucky. He began his flawless law career in 1834 after the Black Hawk War as a member of the Whig party. He was a strong supporter of government-sponsored infrastructure and protective tariffs. This led to an early development of his views on the treachery of slavery as not necessarily a moral wrong but rather a harm to the economy and hindering its development. In 1837 Lincoln…

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    Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809 in Hardin County, Kentucky. His father, Thomas was a determined and strong pioneer who was respected in the community. Lincoln had two siblings, his sister Sarah and his younger brother Thomas. When Lincoln was nine years old his mom passed away, of tremetol at the age of thirty four in December of 1819. Lincoln’s parents were most likely illiterate, but as he grew into manhood he got his formal education. He got an estimated total of eighteen months, a…

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    Abraham Lincoln was an amazing man. He was the man who ended slavery in the U.S.A. and helped us through the civil war. I am going to the Lincoln Memorial to learn more about him. I am a historian ready to learn. As I got to the memorial I heard a loud scraping sound. I walked into the room where the giant statue of Abraham Lincoln was supposed to be only to find that it wasn’t there! I still heard the scraping sound and didn’t know what to make of it before I heard a man groaning like he was…

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    Abraham Lincoln has been recognized as the most influential leader in history. He has made significant contributions to the United States and will forever be remembered. Lincolns’ young life had a large impact on his adult successes and ultimately shaped him to be the hero he is. Lincolns’ most memorable contribution was the movement to demolish slavery. He was incredible man who had a prosperous life with many more successes and contributions. Lincoln held a leadership quality and it was seen…

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    little mistake and a state can get outraged and leave the union. I am with our president Abraham Lincoln that wants to do good in this world. I this morning read in a speech that he gave with the thoughts of saving the Union. There is so much going on with the union. If one thing is done there is some that won’t be happy will argue for there rest of their lives if they can about it. In the article, Abraham says “If I could save the Union without freeing any slave, I would do it, and if I…

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