Town promotes its role in Lincoln's rise

Nov 22, 2012 Full story: The Virginian-Pilot

Cloaked in a top hat, frock coat, pleated shirt and cravat, Paul Bahnmaier is on a frenetic campaign to thrust his 600-person hometown into the spotlight by heralding its seismic yet little-known place in antebellum history: The first step toward Abraham Lincoln's election as president took place here.

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#1 Dec 2, 2012
My Grandmother Shaner would be so proud! Way to Go!!

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