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Congressman Lincoln

Congressman Lincoln: the Making of America's Greatest President by Chris DeRose-- Non-Fiction

Lincoln's Melancholy:  How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness by Joshua Wolf Shenk

Lincoln's Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness by Joshua Wolf Shenk

William "Willie" Wallace Lincoln (1850-1862).  Son of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln.  He died at age 11, the most likely cause of the illness was typhoid fever, contracted from drinking contaminated water.

William "Willie" Wallace Lincoln, born December was the third son of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln. He died February 1862 in the White House from Typhoid Fever.

Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion: Harold Holzer

Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer has won the 2015 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize for his book Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion.

Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln by Matthew Brady. A photographer ahead of his time. Too baso much of his work has been lost. No one wanted to see gory pix of the war when it was over. Some of his glass plates were used to build greenhouses!

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Abraham Lincoln at Fords Theater

Picture of Abraham Lincoln based on historical photographs and life masks, by Emmy winner artist Ray Downing.

*THOMAS "Tad" LINCOLN~ ABRAHAM LINCOLN's SON: affectionately known as "Tad," is shown here in his Zouave uniform patterned after his hero, Elmer Ellsworth, the first Union casualty of the American Civil War.

*THOMAS"Tad"LINCOLN III~ Abraham affectionately known as "Tad," is shown here in his Zouave uniform patterned after his hero, Elmer Ellsworth, the first Union casualty of the American Civil War.

Abraham Lincoln by Allen C. Guelzo

Index to book lists about Abraham Lincoln.

OMG Facts - Abraham Lincoln created the Secret Service the day he was shot.

OMG Facts - Abraham Lincoln created the Secret Service the day he was shot.

Abraham Lincoln II (top), with his sisters Mary "Mamie" Lincoln (left) and Jessie Harlan Lincoln (right) in 1889

Abraham Lincoln II (top), with his sisters Mary "Mamie" Lincoln (left) and Jessie Harlan Lincoln (right). Abraham Lincoln's grandchildren by his only surviving child, Robert Todd Lincoln.

This November, as movie-goers prepare to see Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” on the big screen, experts from Ancestry.com have uncovered a family connection between Abraham Lincoln and actor George Clooney. In conjunction with the movie’s release, Ancestry.com is also making its most significant Lincoln-related records available in one place for free viewing. After researching more than… Read more

Abraham Lincoln (pictured) was shot in Ford's Theatre in Washington D. on April 1865 by pro-Confederacy actor, John Wilkes Booth

Mary Lincoln Todd. http://firstladies.c-span.org/

"Our Heavenly Father sees fit, often times to visit us, at such times for our worldliness, how small and insignificant all worldly honors are, when we are thus so sorely tired." - First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln

Sarah Crume Hasty is the daughter of Daniel Edgar Crume and Mary Lincoln and granddaughter of Captain Abraham Lincoln. She was the first cousin of President Abraham Lincoln.

Sarah Crume Hasty is the daughter of Daniel Edgar Crume and Mary Lincoln and granddaughter of Captain Abraham Lincoln. She was the first cousin of President Abraham Lincoln.