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Abraham Lincoln, research and interpretive center

Abraham Lincoln, research and interpretive center

suitability/feasibility study

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service in [Denver, Colo.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Archives,
  • Springfield (Ill.) -- Description and travel -- Tours,
  • Lincoln Home National Historic Site (Springfield, Ill.)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 101, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14433111M

    3 previous studies entitled Abraham Lincoln Research and Interpretive Center Suitability/Feasibility Study by the National Park Service (), Looking for Lincoln Illinois Heritage Tourism Project commissioned by the State of Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs in cooperation with the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency (), and the Feasibility Study for the Proposed Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area. Summary of H.R - nd Congress (): To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish an Abraham Lincoln Research and Interpretive Center.

    Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center (Vicksburg) - All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos) - Tripadvisor Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, Vicksburg: See reviews, articles, and 65 photos of Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, ranked. Actions on H.R - nd Congress (): To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish an Abraham Lincoln Research and Interpretive Center.

    To establish the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area Act. 2. Findings. Congress finds the following: (1) The Heritage Area is a cohesive assemblage of natural, .   The center, Moseley said, will provide Lincoln researchers "a home base" while they are doing work at the Illinois State Archives or the Abraham Lincoln .


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Genre/Form: Government publications Archives Tours: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Abraham Lincoln research and interpretive center. [Denver, Colo.]. Abraham Lincoln Research and Interpretive Center: report together with dissenting views (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

Author: United States. Abraham Lincoln is the most beloved of all U.S. presidents. He freed the slaves, gave the world some of its most beautiful phrases, and redefined the meaning of America.

He did all of this with wisdom, compassion, and wit. Yet, throughout his life, Lincoln fought with God/5(). Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. "A grand work--the Lincoln biography for this generation." Harold Holzer Chicago Tribune "Lincoln immediately research and interpretive center book its place among the best of the genre, and it is unlikely that it will be surpassed in elegance, incisiveness and originality in this centuryA book of investigative tenacity, interpretive boldness and almost acrobatic balance."/5().

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He borrowed books from all his neighbors, until he could truthfully tell a friend that he had “read through every book he had ever heard of in that country, for a circuit of 50 miles.” Lincoln would transcribe favorite quotes and passages from the works he read into a copybook, but he also committed reams of material to memory.

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