The Land of Lincoln

| May 5, 2015

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln is an icon of American History and the 16th President of the United States. He is regarded as one of America’s greatest heroes due to both his incredible impact on the nation and his unique appeal. Lincoln rose from humble beginnings to achieve the highest office in the land. President of the United States.


When Lincoln arrived in Springfield, the new capital of Illinois, he boarded with friends, and stayed in country inns and farmhouses while traveling the legal circuit. After he married Mary Todd in November 1842, they lived briefly at the Globe Tavern (no longer standing), where Robert, their first son was born.

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