Monthly Archives: September 2014

  1. A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

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    September 28, 2014 by Lorene

    Lincoln’s acceptance speech in 1858 at the Convention to nominate him for U.S. Senate has become famous for his statements …
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  2. Stanton

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    September 28, 2014 by Lorene

    In the Summer of 1855, a lawyer from a prestigious law firm in Philadelphia paid a visit to Abe. A …
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  3. The Beginning of Lincoln’s Public Position on Slavery

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    September 26, 2014 by Lorene

    He gave his first anti-slavery speech in October 1854 at the Illinois State Fair. The passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act, …
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  4. Abe Slept Here

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    September 24, 2014 by Lorene

    When the Lincoln’s moved to Washington after Abe was elected to Congress, they lived in Mrs. Spriggs’ Boarding House on …
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  5. Abe’s Women

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    September 21, 2014 by Lorene

    A woman named Anne Rutledge was the love of his life during the mid 1830s when he lived in New …
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  6. Lincoln’s First Views on Slavery

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    September 21, 2014 by Lorene

    Lincoln’s parents were opposed to slavery. He could never remember at time when he wasn’t opposed to slavery. ┬áIn the …
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