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Gettysburg Address: 150th Anniversary

EDWARD WHITE, ACLJ Today, November 19, 2013, marks the 150th Anniversary of when President Lincoln gave the Gettysburg Address at the dedication of the Soldiers’...

Lincoln Campaigns Against Slavery, Its Spread, and Disunion: Feb. 1860

Lincoln presents the case that slavery is evil, that to extend it unconstitutional, that to call it original intent blatantly false, and to...

Lincoln: Planting the Seeds of Despotism, 1858

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln I have been requested to give a concise statement of the difference, as I understand it, between the Democratic and Republican...

Lincoln Sees Evidence of Conspiracy—1858

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln We cannot absolutely know that all these exact adaptations are the result of preconcert. But when we see a lot of...

Abraham Lincoln: My Proudest Plume

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln: 1839 Many free countries have lost their liberty; and ours may lose hers; but if she shall, be it my proudest...

Message to Congress in Special Session: Abraham Lincoln

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln, July 4, 1861 Having been convened on an extraordinary occasion, as authorized by the Constitution, your attention is not called to...

More Harm Than Good

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Abraham Lincoln Property is the fruit of labor. Property is desirable, is a positive good in the world. That...

Honest Abe

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln (age 27) Letter to Colonel Robert Allen. June 21, 1836 Dear Colonel, I am told that during my absence last week you...

Abraham Lincoln: Eulogy on Henry Clay

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Regarding Abraham Lincoln's July 6, 1852 address at Springfield, Illinois Introduction: Via this inspiring eulogy of Henry Clay, Abraham Lincoln, a...

Lincoln's First Inaugural Address: A Plea for Union

Lincoln was chosen to be the Republican candidate in the 1860 presidential election, which he won on November 6 with 180 electoral votes. Between...

Lincoln’s First Inaugural Address: A Plea for Union

Lincoln was chosen to be the Republican candidate in the 1860 presidential election, which he won on November 6 with 180 electoral votes. Between...

Abraham Lincoln's 1838 Lyceum Address

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln The Perpetuation of Our Political Institutions: Editor's introduction: Address by 28 yr. old Abraham Lincoln, before the Young Men's Lyceum of Springfield,...

Abraham Lincoln’s 1838 Lyceum Address

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln The Perpetuation of Our Political Institutions: Editor's introduction: Address by 28 yr. old Abraham Lincoln, before the Young Men's Lyceum of Springfield,...

Abraham Lincoln: The Natural Condition of the Human Race

Liberty Letters, Abraham Lincoln Freedom is the natural condition of the human race, in which the Almighty intended men to live. Those who fight the...