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Abraham Lincoln

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Lincoln's Faith

National Review
It was on the night of Good Friday, April 14, 1865, that John Wilkes Booth assassinated Abraham Lincoln. Earlier that day, Lincoln was unusually cheerful. He had spoken with his son Robert that morning about his experience as a soldier, and General ...

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Abraham Lincoln Was Shot on Good Friday. Some Thought It Was Fate

TIME
Abraham Lincoln himself also framed the war as divinely influenced, for example when he painted the conflict as God's way of punishing the North and South for the institution of slavery in his second inaugural address: "Yet, if God wills that it ...



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1940 Caldecott Medal Winner Abraham Lincoln News

Today in history: President Abraham Lincoln was shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth

Shelby Star
On April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln was shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth during a performance of “Our American Cousin” at Ford's Theater in Washington. On this date: In 1775, the first American society for the abolition of ...

1940 Caldecott Medal Winner Abraham Lincoln News

Thank Abe Lincoln for extending your tax deadline

MarketWatch
That refers to emancipation from slavery, not taxes: the celebration of when President Abraham Lincoln signed a law on April 16, 1862, to end slavery in Washington. This year, the 16th is a Sunday, making Monday the 17th the day on which Emancipation ...




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