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Abraham Lincoln, the speaker

by Robert L. Kincaid

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Published by Southern Speech Association? in Jacksonville, Fla.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oratory

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert L. Kincaid
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457.2 .K5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241-250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25240281M
    LC Control Number53035576
    OCLC/WorldCa11385896

    Rate this book. Downloads. The carefully told story of Abraham Lincoln recounts the former President’s history through to his assassination at Ford’s Theatre toward the end of the Civil War. His rise from a Western attorney that many thought would never make it into office, to one of the most respected presidents the United States has.   What We Can Learn from Abraham Lincoln’s Public Speaking History – Part 1. I asked a number of people recently how long they thought the Gettysburg Address actually was. Most said minutes or they didn’t know. Amazingly to me, the Gettysburg address lasted just over two minutes and was only words, the length of most blogs today.

    Samuel Wheeler gave a tour of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum's vault and showed some of the books that made up the 16th president's personal book collection. The program. Historical People Who Know Lincoln. Azel Waters Dorsey () was Abraham Lincoln's early teacher. William Herndon (, ) was Lincoln's last law partner. Samuel Haycraft, Sr. () was a real guy—a clerk on the circuit court. Ann Rutledge really was engaged to John MacNamar. () Whether or not she loved Abe, too, is still a matter.

    Gettysburg Address, world-famous speech delivered by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln at the dedication (Novem ) of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the site of one of the decisive battles of the American Civil War (July , . LINCOLN, Abraham, a Representative from Illinois and 16th President of the United States; born in Hardin County, Ky., Febru ; moved with his parents to a tract on Little Pigeon Creek, Ind., in ; attended a log-cabin school at short intervals and was self-instructed in elementary branches; moved with his father to Macon County, Ill., in and later to Coles County, Ill.; read.


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