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Abraham Lincoln's grandchildren-Jessie Harlan Lincoln (right), Abraham II (top) and Mary (left)

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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln; not a flattering painting of such a wonderful man

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Account of doctor who treated Abraham Lincoln after he was shot found

An account of the first doctor to reach Abraham Lincoln after he was shot at Ford's Theater, has been discovered in the US National Archives.

The top hat the Abraham Lincoln was wearing in Ford's Theatre, the night he was assassinated on April 14, 1865. The hat has a black silk mourning band which was added in remembrance of Lincoln's son Willie. This hat was transferred from the War Department to the Patent Office, with permission from Mary Lincoln, in 1867. The Patent Office then transferred the hat to the Smithsonian Institution which immediately placed the hat in a basement storage room. The American public didn't see…

Kate Warne. Private detective and Master of disguise during the Civil War. She helped save President-Elect Abraham Lincoln by uncovering a plot to assassinate him on the way to Washington D.C. to take office. She disguised herself as a Union soldier, a Southern belle and a harmless grandmother.

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Colorized photos of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln photo - colorized original photo was taken on April 10, 1865

no matter what you thought of the Reagans, there can be no doubt of their love. Sad photo as Nancy Reagan says her last goodbye to the President.

Taken by Matthew Brady (who was almost legally blind), this may be the only candid shot of Abraham Lincoln. 1861.

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c.1860 Abraham Lincoln -President Campaign Ribbon

1860 Lincoln & Hamlin Presidential Campaign ribbon. More