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SocStud-LincolnWhy - Abe Lincoln fought for the freedom of...

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Abe Lincoln fought for the freedom of slaves and against slavery. Like Frederick Douglass. Abraham Lincoln grew his beard after receiving a letter from a little girl who suggested he did so. Abe spent a lot of his time thinking of was to win and end the Civil War. Abe Lincoln instituted a Draft Order in 1862. Edward Baker "Eddie" Lincoln was Abe’s second son. (March 10, 1846 – February 1, 1850) Ford’s Theater is where Abe was the night he was murdered. The Gettysburg Address is Abe Lincoln’s most remembered speech. Abe Lincoln was well known for his tall hat, which he often wore. March 4, 1861, the day of Lincoln’s Inauguration, was a big day for both Abraham Lincoln and America. John Wilkes Booth was the man who assassinated Abraham Lincoln.
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Kentucky is Abraham Lincoln’s birthplace. Abraham Lincoln was a lawyer before he ran for and became president. Mary Todd Lincoln was Abe Lincoln’s beloved wife. Abe Lincoln owned an Offutt store in New Salem.
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2011 for the course DAS 152 taught by Professor Powers during the Spring '11 term at Moorpark College.

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