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  1. MoreRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Art Daily

    A photograph signed by Abraham Lincoln and Bat Masterson's 1882 Colt revolver are among hundreds of rare collectibles that will hit the auction block during two diverse auctions at J. Levine Auction & Appraisal, 10345 N. Scottsdale Rd., in Scottsdale, Arizona on Thurs., July 30 and Sun., August 2. The "Summer Catalog Auction" begins at 11 a.m. PDT on Thursday, July 30 and features a signed 19th century carte-de-viste photograph of Abraham Lincoln, several original pastel pieces by famed artist Diego Rivera , a "Still Life" oil painting by French artist Bernard Buffet , four bronze sculptures by the late Dave McGary , an autographed Barbara Streisand music score, Asian furniture, historic books, fine jewelry and much more.


  2. 10 books on slavery you need to readRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Politico

    ... to resist the enormous oppression they lived under. From sewing fancy dresses to putting up a picture of Abraham Lincoln, enslaved women tried to maintain some of their dignity and push back against the overwhelming power of their captors. Drew ...


  3. Saturday, July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Lincoln Daily News

    This section includes: Health News, Entertainment News, This Day in History, Tourism, Out & About, Movies & Videos, Restaurant Menus, Recipes, & Pets F riday evening WCIA television was in Lincoln for an abbreviated version of one of their "Our Town" segments.


  4. A crushing defeat for the abortionists' lobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Washington Examiner

    When Harriet Beecher Stowe met Abraham Lincoln in the White House on Nov. 12, 1862, he is supposed to have greeted her with the approximate statement that she was "the little woman who began the big war." She was.


  5. Why empires fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Enter Stage Right

    ... arrest anyone who disagreed with him. This was not the beginning of our present slide into totalitarianism. Abraham Lincoln waged total war against eleven States that sought to secede when the right to secede was not withheld from the states and the ...


  6. The AbolitionistsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... . During his raid on Harpers Ferry, John Brown is captured, then executed, becoming a martyr for the cause. Abraham Lincoln is elected president in 1860; war breaks out in 1861. On New Year's Day 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation is announced; ...


  7. Williams: How much significance was slavery to the Civil War?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... one to sanction the horrors of slavery. We might ask, How much of the war was about slavery? In an 1858 letter, Lincoln said, "I have declared a thousand times, and now repeat that, in my opinion neither the general government, nor any other power ...


  8. Sterling's 20th mural unveiledRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Daily Gazette

    Scott Porter, pastor of Abiding Word Church, speaks about the new "Lincoln in Sterling" mural Sunday afternoon during a dedication ceremony. John Gragert of Rock Falls speaks Sunday during the dedication of the mural he and his sons created, the 20th in the Sterling Mural Society's series, during the Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society's Ice Cream Social at the Manahan Home in Sterling.


  9. Five principles to help guide public dialogue over what marriage meansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Deseret News

    ... majority in Obergefell calls a "new insight" is actually an "act of will" to enact their own preferences. Abraham Lincoln warned that if "vital questions affecting the whole people [are] to be irrevocably fixed by decisions of the Supreme Court ... ...


  10. That dangerous socialist president, Abraham LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Daily Kos

    A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? Use a person's full name, without any title.


  11. History Lives: Right-wing, Left-wing, CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... and Stalin, as men of violence, have much in common although their economic theories differed greatly. Abraham Lincoln in the United States may be classed as radical and tender-minded, while Mahatma Gandhi of India would be conservative but also ...


  12. In - Complete History,' nothing is sacredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 |

    ... everything from the arrival of the first people across a land bridge to the frailties of the Founding Fathers, from Lincoln's assassination to Bill Clinton's dalliance with an intern. There's even enough time for a noir detective story featuring ...


  13. Bardstown: Bourbon, History & Much MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... Allegheny Mountains, dating to 1779. The tavern has had its share of famous guests over the years, including Abraham Lincoln (as a young boy), Andrew Jackson, Daniel Boone, French King Louis Philippe, legendary outlaw Jesse James and many others. In ...


  14. MLK, Roosevelts on magazine's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Times-Herald

    ... who have been the 100 most influential figures in American history. First place on the list went to Abraham Lincoln, the nation's Civil War president, followed by George Washington, the first to hold that office. The remaining 98 names include ...


  15. Family of doctor jailed after treating Lincoln assassin visits Florida prisonRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Mudd isn't the only Lincoln assassination co-conspirator with a Florida connection. Did you know the skull of Lewis Powell is buried south of Deltona? The name of Lincoln's killer, John Wilkes Booth, is well-known to every schoolchild.


  16. Congressional candidate Alan LaPolice applauds Iran deal and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Capital-Journal

    On a scorching Saturday in downtown Manhattan, Alan LaPolice is expounding on tyranny and taxes at a small corner table in AJ's Pizzeria, lowering his voice when he talks about more divisive issues like same-sex marriage or race. The 43-year-old is eager but often eloquent, leaning forward over the table as he recalls tidbits from a U.S. Senate race in 1974 or wisdom from the minds of James Madison, William F. Buckley Jr. and Abraham Lincoln.


  17. The Globally Personal Depth Of E.L. DoctorowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Huffington Post

    ... when the Union triumphs over the Confederacy by having his inspiring tale end at the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Instead of leaving on a positive note when America is joined together as one again, Doctorow demonstrates that even though the ...


  18. Family of doctor who treated Lincoln assassin visit prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | St. Augustine Record

    About 80 descendants of Dr. Samuel A. Mudd marked Friday's 150th anniversary of Mudd's July 24, 1865, arrival at an isolated Gulf of Mexico fort where he was imprisoned after splinting the broken leg of President Abraham Lincoln's assassin. Wearing "Free Dr. Mudd" T-shirts, the group toured Fort Jefferson, a former Union military prison on an island 68 miles west of Key West in remote Dry Tortugas National Park.


  19. Review: 'Selma'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in an aggressive or unseemly way, or presenting him as a series of 30- or 60-second awards campaign spots. Like "Lincoln," written by Tony Kushner and directed by Steven Spielberg, DuVernay's "Selma" ushers us into the world of the backstage, ...


  20. Fun Fact Friday: Mount RushmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Discovery Educator Network

    Did you know that when Mount Rushmore was originally planned, the sculpture was intended to depict the presidents all the way down to their waists?? It's true! The monument, featuring the faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln, was carved by Gutzon Borglum and 400 other workers, working under Borglum's direction. Construction began on October 4, 1927, and over 408,233 tons of rock were blasted off the mountain to create the carvings.