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1864 Civil War Display Newspaper Abraham Lincoln Calls for 200 000 More Troops | eBay

1864 Civil War Display Newspaper Abraham Lincoln Calls for 200 000 More Troops | eBay

This is one of the pillows that President Lincoln rested on before dying from his wounds across the street at the Peterson House. The pillow is still stained with President Lincoln's blood.

This is one of the pillows that President Lincoln rested on before dying from his wounds across the street at the Peterson House. The pillow is still stained with President Lincoln's blood.

Cases including the contents of Abraham Lincoln’s pockets, Top Hat and Greatcoat from the night of the assassination. Items now on display as part of “Silent Witnesses” at the Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership. Photo by Gary Erskine.

Cases including the contents of Abraham Lincoln’s pockets, Top Hat and Greatcoat from the night of the assassination. Items now on display as part of “Silent Witnesses” at the Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership. Photo by Gary Erskine.

The Manhunt for John Wilkes Booth | Atlas Obscura

Inside The Manhunt for John Wilkes Booth

In his General Order No. 252, issued on July 31, 1863, Abraham Lincoln made a promise he had to have known he could not fully keep. Upset at news that black Union soldiers, when taken prisoner by Confederates, had been treated differently from white POWs, Lincoln ordered that any indignities...

Lincoln's Promise: We'll Take an Eye for an Eye to Protect Our Black Troops

In his General Order No. 252, issued on July 31, 1863, Abraham Lincoln made a promise he had to have known he could not fully keep. Upset at news that black Union soldiers, when taken prisoner by Confederates, had been treated differently from white POWs, Lincoln ordered that any indignities...

Very rare...Only known drawing of Lincoln in state...drawn by artist Pierre Morand in New York during Lincoln's funeral.  It was said that Morand was let in during the night because Edwin Stanton wouldn't allow photos or drawings.  This drawing is owned by the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop and I do not claim any copyright to it

Very rare...Only known drawing of Lincoln in state...drawn by artist Pierre Morand in New York during Lincoln's funeral. It was said that Morand was let in during the night because Edwin Stanton wouldn't allow photos or drawings. This drawing is owned by the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop and I do not claim any copyright to it

*ABRAHAM LINCOLN's BUSINESS CARD:Lincoln's Business Card.This is a card that Abraham Lincoln distributed to his customers+other interested parties identifying himself as an "Attorney+ Counselor at Law." There is a message about him returning to business in Springfield, Illinois, by March. Date: 1850 circa 15 years Original Format: Artifact Item#: MES13337

*ABRAHAM LINCOLN's BUSINESS CARD:Lincoln's Business Card.This is a card that Abraham Lincoln distributed to his customers+other interested parties identifying himself as an "Attorney+ Counselor at Law." There is a message about him returning to business in Springfield, Illinois, by March. Date: 1850 circa 15 years Original Format: Artifact Item#: MES13337

Troops marching in Gettysburg  Memorial Cemetery to see  President Lincoln make history by giving his Gettysburg Address.

Troops marching in Gettysburg Memorial Cemetery to see President Lincoln make history by giving his Gettysburg Address.

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