Free Essays on Abraham Lincoln

  1. Abraham Lincoln

    LINCOLN, Abraham (1809—1865) LINCOLN, Abraham, a Representative from Illinois and 16th President of the United States; born in Hardin County, Ky., February 12, 1809; moved with his parents to a tract on Little Pigeon Creek, Ind., in 1816; attended a log-cabin school at short intervals and was self-instructed...

  2. Abraham Lincoln Essay 18

    appeal to all men who are struggling to breathe free." Abraham Lincoln is the epitome of strength and success. Abraham Lincoln is, to the highest degree, recognized all over the entire world. He has had quite a mark on world history. Abraham Lincoln is one of the world’s most preeminent Christian role...

  3. Quotations

    (1879-1955) "Patience is the companion of wisdom." -Saint Augustine (354-430) "Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be." -Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) "In my Father's house are many mansions." -The Bible, John 14:2 "Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that...

  4. Love

    Y One Man Making a Difference: Abraham Lincoln and Slavery - ... With his goals, he did a great deal of things. Such as leading people into expressing themselves in editorials, political speeches and declarations. Bringing forward the fact that all men are created equal. When slavery started becoming...

  5. Why Abraham Lincoln Is the Greatest Leader

    Why Abraham Lincoln is the Greatest Leader! Kathleen Belger English Comp II Baker Flint February 10, 2011 There was a boy born in the dust and silence of the country side, in a little log cabin, to a modest family of uneducated hard working laborers. Life was hard, yet simple. Days were filled...

  6. Abrahm Lincoln

    A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have. Abraham Lincoln A house divided against itself cannot stand. Abraham Lincoln A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me. Abraham Lincoln All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever...

  7. Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States of America, his term lasting from 1860 to 1865. Lincoln came from humble upbringings, to becoming the most powerful man in America, Thomas (2008) stated that "Honest Abe, as he was most commonly called, is known today as a...

  8. Abraham Lincoln Essay 27

    Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was an incredible man and president. He got rid of slavery in the United States and was with us during the Civil War. If it weren't for Lincoln, slavery could very possibly still be around. The 16th president of the United States of America accomplished many things...

  9. Abraham Lincoln

    The Presidency Of Abraham Lincoln By: Alexandria Arnold Arnold 1 Early Life Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12th 1809 to Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks in Hardin County Kentucky. “His Father Thomas was a strong and determined pioneer who found a moderate level of prosperity and was well...

  10. Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln was born in 1809. Abraham Lincoln was a tall thin bearded man. He became the 16th president of the United States of America. He grew up in a log cabin and freed the slaves. He had many siblings and children and died in 1865. Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809...

  11. Ab Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln History 201 November 19, 2012 Johnson 2 Four score and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth upon this continent a new nation: conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. (Lincoln) With the goals and dreams of Abraham Lincoln...

  12. Abraham Lincoln's re-imagination in Lincoln

    never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. – Abraham Lincoln 1 The above quote clearly serves as proof of Abraham Lincoln’s clear visionary train of thought and indirectly highlights his self-confidence and stubborn willingness to...

  13. The Lincoln-Douglas Debates in 1859

    he Lincoln-Douglas debates of 1859 were a series of seven debates between Abraham Lincoln, a Republican, and Stephen A. Douglas, a Democrat, for an Illinois seat in the United States Senate. At the time, U.S. Senators were elected by state legislatures; thus Lincoln and Douglas were campaigning for their...

  14. Abraham Lincoln Summary 11

    Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln has been depicted as a very gifted orator and noble leader of our country. He is often compared with Shakespeare, due to his ability to say amazingly profound words. He is a very important symbol of our country's history. Lincoln definitely led an interesting life....

  15. Swag

    Orwell Number of Pages: 176 Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809, the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Lincoln (née Hanks), in a one-room log cabin on the Sinking Spring Farm in Hardin County, Kentucky[7] (now LaRue County). He is descended from Samuel Lincoln, who arrived in Hingham, Massachusetts...

  16. Did Abraham Lincoln Cause the Civil War?

    Did Abraham Lincoln’s sudden death make him a martyr and a hero to the cause of liberty and democracy? The history that surrounds the assassination of the President suggest he died fighting for the idea of abolishing slavery, to enable all men to be treated the same regardless of race. According to the...

  17. The Leader of the Free World

    soldiers alike, Abraham Lincoln gave a speech that tore to core of the American spirit, ideology and what we as Americans today believe as patriotism. Giving the speech on the very battlefield where siblings, family members and fellow citizens slaughtered each other, President Lincoln sought to delve...

  18. lincoln

    The "great Emancipator  the tenacious the humble the human Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president to the United States of America one of the most distinguished presidents that saved the country and gave new birth to freedom. He was endowed with splendid wisdom, illustrious dignity, consciousness and...

  19. Abraham Lincoln Summary 19

    Abraham Lincoln Why I chose to research Abraham Lincoln's life. Ever since I was a small boy in elementary school, and all throughout my grade school days, there were many great names that were spoken of and taught about. Names such as George Washington, (our first president) John Hancock,...

  20. Abraham Lincoln

    Calloway 04/13/2013 PL 216 Abraham Lincoln With the handful of presidents who have earned the title of a hero, only a few have earned the distinction and showed they deserved it. When looking at this group of men, Abraham Lincoln stands tall among them. Lincoln was elected to the office in 1861...

  21. Abraham Lincoln essay paper

    Abraham Lincoln Perhaps you are impressed by President George Washington or you are inspired by Tim Tebow. Maybe you want to swoop from building to building like Spiderman or care for orphans like Mother Teresa. Many people are heroes or can be someone's hero. My Hero is Abraham Lincoln because he inspires...

  22. Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln American society has been filled with many great men and women, who have helped to write the history we study today. A great man once stated “In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.” This quote came from one of the American hero’s that is...

  23. Adad

    first federal Thanksgiving holiday? The first federal Thanksgiving holiday was set on the last Thursday of November in the year 1863 by President Abraham Lincoln to kind’ve relate to the anchoring of the Mayflower at Cape Cod which occurred on November 21, 1620. It was later changed to the fourth Thursday...

  24. Lincoln at Peoria

    Abraham Lincoln’s tedious approach to debates in Peoria on October 16, 1854, shaped the way he would be looked at in the near future. Lincoln displayed poise and dedication in the debates and really overwhelmed his competition. Lincoln seemed as though he was a completely different person at the Peoria...

  25. Abraham Lincoln - the Greatest President

    Abraham Lincoln There have been forty four U.S. presidents over the past two hundred and twenty years. What president has served the best for our country? None other than Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln is the greatest president ever because he did great things such as ending slavery, getting the...

  26. Abraham Lincoln

    Term Paper Abraham Lincoln The United States of America has not always been as structured and cultured as we see today. America had to be built from the ground up, and a large building block of that progression was government. Government has evolved from all of the country’s political positions...

  27. Major life Events of Abraham Lincoln

    Book #1 Major life Events of Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809, the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Lincoln in the Sinking Spring Farm in Hardin County, Kentucky. Thomas was a strong and determined pioneer who found...

  28. Historical Essay of Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln And The Abolitionism Manifesto In 1913, Fidel Castro had this to say about Abraham Lincoln: "History hath triumphed over time, which besides it nothing but eternity hath triumphed over." (King 120) While other reknown historians may disagree, it became obvious that Abraham Lincoln...

  29. Abe Lincoln

    and found the biography named The Real Lincoln, by Thomas J. DiLorenz. I’ve always had a fascination with Abraham Lincoln. His personal qualities and love for others are characteristics that every human being should want to obtain. I have always viewed Lincoln as being a kind hearted man who wanted...

  30. Abraham

     Did you know that Abraham Lincoln died to unite the country known as the united states of American? The poem is about Walt Whitman explains how much he feels for Abraham Lincoln assassination and avchivment.overall it very extreme grief and the loss of a patriot who changed the country so much...