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Why Is Abraham Lincoln’s Handwriting In This Racist Book?

August 7, 2014
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The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum says the handwriting of an inscription found in a racist book belonged to Abraham Lincoln. Video provided by Newsy

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AP (Aug. 6, 2014) — 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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Lincoln Assassination Tale Takes Fiction From Fact

Lincoln Assassination Tale Takes Fiction From Fact

Newsy (Aug. 13, 2013) — A new book called 'The Lincoln Deception' suggests there's more to the story of Abraham Lincoln's assassination in 1865.
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Missing Lincoln Document Found at Pennsylvania College

Missing Lincoln Document Found at Pennsylvania College

AP (June 14, 2013) — The outgoing president of Pennsylvania's Lycoming College stumbled on a valuable and long-missing piece of history, a document signed by President Abraham Lincoln.
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'Emancipation Proclamation' Sold at Auction

'Emancipation Proclamation' Sold at Auction

Reuters (June 27, 2012) — An 1864 copy of the Emancipation Proclamation signed by US President Abraham Lincoln sells for just over two million dollars (USD) at auction.
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