What do you know about the United States?<br />
Do you know who the 16th President was?<br />
Abraham Lincolnwas the 16th president of the United States.<br />
Why is Abraham Lincoln so important to US History?<br />
Abraham Lincoln was the president during the Civil War. <br />
He was determined to keep the United States of America united as one country.<br />
He gave one of the most famous speeches in US history…The Gettysburg Address<br />
The Gettysburg Address is still a renowned speech today because of its depiction and appreciation for the freedoms given i...
Lincoln was responsible for the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863.<br />
The Emancipation Proclamation declared freedom to the slaves in the Confederacy.<br />
Some facts about Lincoln.<br />
Lincoln did not go to school. He taught himself how to read and write.<br />
Abraham Lincoln was also known as “Honest Abe” because he was apt to also being honest and trustworthy, going out of his w...
He was a member of the Republican Party.<br />
He was married to a woman named Mary Todd and had four children with her.<br />
He passed the National Banking Act in 1863 which resulted in standardized currency<br />
Lincoln was assassinated on April 14th, 1856 at Ford’s Theatre in Washington by an actor named John Wilkes Booth.<br />
Ways we honor Abraham Lincoln.<br />
The Lincoln Monument located in Washington DC.<br />
Mount Rushmore located in South Dakota.<br />
Abraham Lincoln:President, Republican, Honored US Citizen, Good Man. <br />
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Abraham Lincoln

  1. 1. What do you know about the United States?<br />
  2. 2. Do you know who the 16th President was?<br />
  3. 3. Abraham Lincolnwas the 16th president of the United States.<br />
  4. 4. Why is Abraham Lincoln so important to US History?<br />
  5. 5. Abraham Lincoln was the president during the Civil War. <br />
  6. 6. He was determined to keep the United States of America united as one country.<br />
  7. 7. He gave one of the most famous speeches in US history…The Gettysburg Address<br />
  8. 8. The Gettysburg Address is still a renowned speech today because of its depiction and appreciation for the freedoms given in America as well as a profound dedication to fallen heroes in the Civil War.<br />
  9. 9. Lincoln was responsible for the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863.<br />
  10. 10. The Emancipation Proclamation declared freedom to the slaves in the Confederacy.<br />
  11. 11. Some facts about Lincoln.<br />
  12. 12. Lincoln did not go to school. He taught himself how to read and write.<br />
  13. 13. Abraham Lincoln was also known as “Honest Abe” because he was apt to also being honest and trustworthy, going out of his way to prove his character.<br />
  14. 14. He was a member of the Republican Party.<br />
  15. 15. He was married to a woman named Mary Todd and had four children with her.<br />
  16. 16. He passed the National Banking Act in 1863 which resulted in standardized currency<br />
  17. 17. Lincoln was assassinated on April 14th, 1856 at Ford’s Theatre in Washington by an actor named John Wilkes Booth.<br />
  18. 18. Ways we honor Abraham Lincoln.<br />
  19. 19. The Lincoln Monument located in Washington DC.<br />
  20. 20. Mount Rushmore located in South Dakota.<br />
  21. 21. Abraham Lincoln:President, Republican, Honored US Citizen, Good Man. <br />

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