February "Abraham Lincoln, seated, holding spectacles and a pencil. photograph by Alexander Gardner. President Lincoln was just 56 years old when he was assassinated. Look what the Civil War did to him.
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!
Whoa, Lincoln without a beard! -- Most people believe that Lincoln sported a beard for the majority of his life, but in actuality he spent most of his life without facial hair. He only began growing his whiskers in during his run for president.