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Experts find pro-slavery book read by Lincoln

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August 6, 2014
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Historians have confirmed through handwriting analysis that a pro-slavery book once donated to a Central Illinois library was once read by Abraham Lincoln when he was a practicing lawyer. (Aug. 6) Video provided by AP


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