Presidential Facts about Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States and served 2 terms, from 1861 to 1865.
Vice President - 1st term: Hannibal Hamlin 2nd term: Andrew Johnson
Born - February 12, 1809
Died - April 15, 1865
First Lady - Mary Todd Lincoln
Party - Republican
Abraham Lincoln is from Kentucky.
Abraham Lincoln Webquest
From Teaching with Primary Sources (TPS) funded by the Library of Congress.
The Health and Medical History of President Abraham Lincoln
This website tabulates the illnesses of American Presidents and other notable people. Both laypersons and physicians will find it interesting.
American President Abraham Lincoln
From the Miller Center at the University of Virginia.
History.com: Abraham Lincoln
This site offers videos, pictures and interactive resources for studying the presidents.
Portraits of the President: Abraham Lincoln
From the National Portrait Gallery
Looking for Lincoln
From PBS.org A variety of primary sources and interactive content including lesson plans to study the life of Abraham Lincoln.
Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial
Abraham Lincoln spent fourteen years of his life (1816-1830) in southern Indiana. Read the words of Abraham Lincoln and other pioneers about the lives that they led on the frontier. The website offers historical information about the park for those who cannot visit in person.
Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum
The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum displays a diverse collection of Lincoln and Civil War relics. Featured pieces include; the cane Lincoln carried at Ford's Theatre, two life masks, and a tea set from his time in Springfield. There are more than 30,000 books, manuscripts, pamphlets, photographs, paintings and sculptures tell the story of President Lincoln and the Civil War.
Four American presidents have been assassinated. Lincoln was the first.
Lincoln Shot at Ford's Theater
The Assassination of President Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C.
President Abraham Lincoln Assassination
Content Warning: Graphic picture. From American Civil War.com and the Library of Congress.
The Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln
A scanned edition of the April 29, 1865 edition of Harper's Weekly.
Abraham Lincoln Assassination Conspiracies
Assassination Facts from About.com
Abraham Lincoln's Assassination
The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
The Death of President Lincoln, 1865
From Eye Witness to History.com
Lincoln Assassination and Memorial Links
Abraham Lincoln Assassinated
Photos from celebritymorgue.com (Content caution - these photos are grainy and not graphic but they do contain images of the conspirators being hanged)
Abraham Lincoln served as President of the United States from 1861-1865.
Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln
Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln including a timeline and photo gallery.
Resources form the Open Directory project
Resources from A to Z Teacher Stuff
This web site provides an overview of the life of Abraham Lincoln.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Resources from MrNussbaum.com
Abraham Lincoln Learning Games and Activities for Kids
From Apples 4 the teacher. Games and activities about Abraham Lincoln
Abrham Lincoln (1809-65)
From Boys' Historical Clothing
Lincoln and Reconstruction
This lesson focuses on Lincoln's role as president during the Civil War.
Abraham Lincoln Research Site
Created by a retired American history teacher.
Mary Todd Lincoln House
The Mary Todd Lincoln House was the family home of the future wife of the 16th President. The 14 room house contains period furniture, family portraits and furnishings from the Todds as well as the Lincolns.
Lincoln Museum of Kentucky
The museum's main exhibits include a dozen dioramas of the life of the 16th president of the United States.
Dewitt County Museum
Discover the connection between C.H. Moore and Abe Lincoln.
Looking for Lincoln
A listing of places in Illinois where Lincoln traveled, lived or stayed.
Mr. Lincoln's White House
Created by the Lincoln Institute, an American History Project of The Lehrman Institute.
Lincoln Homestead State Park
Discover the original home of Lincoln's mother, as well as replicas of the 1782 cabin and blacksmith shop where his father was reared and learned his trade. The park offers a gift shop, golfing, picnicking and a museum.
Lincoln State Park
The park was opened in 1932 as a memorial to Lincoln's mother, Nancy Hanks. The park offers a Boat Launch Ramp, boating, camping, canoe, paddle boat and row boating rentals, fishing, a general store, hiking trails, Interpretive and nature Center, picnicking, and swimming.
Lincoln Home National Historic Site
There are a variety of visitor activities available at Lincoln Home National Historic Site. Free Ranger led tours of the Lincoln Home are the central feature of the site. The Visitor Center offers orientation and interpretive films. The website offers historical information about the park for those who cannot visit in person.
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site
Lincoln's life in Kentucky.
One of the most visited sites in the nation's capital. Celebrate the legacy of Abraham Lincoln and explore the American experience through theatre and education.
Iconic DC historical site. The website offers historical information about the park and the President for those who cannot visit in person. Offers a Junior Ranger program for students
Mr. Lincoln and Freedom
Details the progress of Mr. Lincoln's opposition to slavery from his years in the Illinois State Legislature to the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment abolishing slavery.
Mr. Lincoln and New York
New York was the center for politics, media and economics in the 19th century. See how this center supported and tormented Mr. Lincoln both before and during his Presidency.
Mr. Lincoln's White House
Discover the people and events that worked with President Lincoln in Washington during the Civil War.
Lincoln's Proclamation Establishing Thanksgiving Day
A primary source dating October 3, 1863