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Published .
Written in English

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Other titlesBert Sheldon
ContributionsLincoln Financial Foundation Collection
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Pagination1 piece on 4 leaves ;
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Open LibraryOL25666145M

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Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth President of the United States, serving from March 4, until his assassination. As an outspoken opponent of the expansion of slavery in the United States, Lincoln won the Republican Party nomination in /5. New notes place the speeches and other documents in their respective historical contexts. An invaluable reference for history students, this important volume will also fascinate admirers of Abraham Lincoln, Americana enthusiasts, Civil War buffs and Cited by: 1. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library.   A concise collection of Lincoln's well known speeches; like the Gettysburg address, a House Divided, the Great Debate (Lincoln vs Douglas) and more. This book is a great entry point to explore how his insight and language, both just and poetic, has defined democracy and set a standard for presidents until this day/5.

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A collection of over speeches, letters, and drafts written by Abraham Lincoln between and , the period during which he progressed from rural lawyer to 5/5(2). Lincoln was famous for his speeches both before and after becoming 16th President of the United States. Pages in category "Speeches by Abraham Lincoln" The following 10 pages are in this category, out of 10 total. Abraham Lincoln (Febru - Ap ) was the 16th president of the United States, serving from March until his assassination in April Lincoln led the United States through its Civil War, its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional and political crisis.4/5(6).   The Lincoln-Douglas Debates were held in Illinois throughout the summer of as Lincoln ran for a U.S. Senate seat held by Stephen A. Douglas. In the series of seven debates each man would speak for up to an hour, so the format would be more like a speech than any debate we would see in modern times. Lincoln got off to a shaky start in the first debate, but .