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  • 1. Abraham Lincoln
    By: Elizabeth Boulton
    9-25-09
    ETE100
    Section 01
  • 2. Early Years
    Born in Kentucky on February 12, 1809
    Moved to Indiana then to Illinois
    Was a farmer and worked a flatboard on the Ohio River
    Studied Law
  • 3. Campaign Ticket
  • 4. Abraham Lincoln
    Our 16th President
    Elected President 1860 and 1864
    President during the Civil War
  • 5. Gettysburg Address
  • 6. Emancipation Proclamation
  • 7. Civil War 1861-1865
  • 8. He Freed the Slaves!
  • 9. Assassination
    Who: John Wilkes Booth
    When: April 14, 1865
    Where: Ford’s Theatre
  • 10. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2B73vkTeL_g&feature=fvw
  • 11. Interesting Facts
    Abraham Lincoln was the tallest President
    6 ft. 4 in
    First President born out of the original 13 colonies
    One of eight who have died in office
    One of four who were assassinated
  • 12. References
    Library of Congress Website
    Abraham Lincoln. (2009, January 26). library(volume 6, chapter 62) [PowerPoint slides]. Retrieved from eLibrarydatabase.
    Lipman, L. (1864). Lipman Emancipation Proclamation with Narrative Pictorial. In The Alfred Withal Stern Collection of Lincolniana. (Original work published 1864) Retrieved from http://memory.loc.gov/‌cgi-bin/‌query/‌r?ammem/‌scsmbib:@field(DOCID+@lit(scsm000897))
    Lipman, L. (1864). National Union ticket. For President Abraham Lincoln. For Vice President Andrew Johnson. In The Alfred Withal Stern with Collection of Lincolniana. (Original work published 1864) Retrieved from http://memory.loc.gov/‌cgi-bin/‌query/‌r?ammem/‌scsmbib:@field(DOCID+@lit(scsm000744))
    McClure, S. W. (Ed.). (9-1-1990). Ford’s Theatre - National Historic Site: Ford’s Theatre. In US History (Vol. 3). (Original work published 1990) Retrieved from eLibrary database.
    Presidential facts. (2005, January 1). eLibrary (sec.: ushist03) [PowerPoint slides]. Retrieved from eLibrary database.
  • 13. References Cont.
    Google Images Below:
    http://blog.mproco.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/american-flag.jpg
    http://www.vidyasoft.com/interest/blog/images/basic_lincoln.jpg
    http://v666.files.wordpress.com/2007/02/john_wilkes_booth_mason_pose.jpg
    http://static.howstuffworks.com/gif/gettysburg-address-2.jpg
    http://www.sonofthesouth.net/slavery/abraham-lincoln/pictures/abraham-lincoln-625.jpg
    http://www.soldierstudies.org/images/webquest/civil%20war%20soldiers.jpg
    http://whitewraithe.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/slaves-freed.jpg

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