Abraham Lincoln helped influence antislavery. Many people didn't support his idea, however some did. I feel that Abraham Lincoln started the wave, or was the first to speak out loud, of all race wanting equality.
Ford's Theater - a rare photograph of Ford's Theatre, Washington., D.C. It was created between 1860 and 1865 by Mathew Brady.The photograph illustrates location where Abraham Lincoln was shot in 1865, showing what the area looked like at the time of the assassination.