Презентация "Abraham Lincoln" 10 класс
Abraham Lincoln the 16th president of the United States
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- Abraham Lincoln the 16th president of the United States
- ELECTED FROM: Illinois POLITICAL PARTY: Republican TERM: March 4, 1861 – April 15, 1865
- BORN: February 12, 1809 BIRTHPLACE: Hardin County, Kentucky DIED: April 15, 1865, Washington, D.C. Buried in Springfield, Illinois OCCUPATION: Lawyer MARRIED: Mary Todd, 1842 CHILDREN: Robert, Edward, Willie, Tad
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Abraham Lincoln's Childhood and Education
- Lincoln was born in Hardin County, Kentucky on February 12, 1809.
- He moved to Indiana in 1816 and lived there the rest of his youth.
- Lincoln himself stated that he had about one year of formal education. However, he was taught by many different individuals.
- He loved to read and learn from any books he could get his hands on.
- Symbolic log cabin at the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site
- Father: Thomas Lincoln - farmer and carpenter Mother: Nancy Hanks - died when Lincoln was nine. His stepmother, Sarah Bush Johnston, was very close to him. Siblings: Sarah Grigsby was the only sibling to live to maturity. Wife: Mary Todd - grew up in relative wealth. Four of her siblings fought for the South. She was considered mentally unbalanced. Children: Robert Todd - lawyer and diplomat; William Wallace - the only president's child to die in the White House, and Thomas "Tad" - died at 18.
Abraham Lincoln's early life and career
- Lincoln began his political career in 1832 at age 23 with an unsuccessful campaign for the Illinois General Assembly as a member of the Whig Party.
An 1864 Mathew Brady photo depicts President Lincoln reading a book with his youngest son, Tad
- An 1864 Mathew Brady photo depicts President Lincoln reading a book with his youngest son, Tad
The greatest American president
- He is considered by many historians to have been the greatest American president.
- One of the last photographs of Lincoln, likely taken in February 1865
- The Apotheosis of Abraham Lincoln, greeted by George Washington in heaven (an 1860s work
1860 Presidential election
- 1860 presidential election results
- On November 6, 1860, Lincoln was elected as the 16th President of the United States.
- He was the first Republican president, winning entirely on the strength of his support in the North:
- Lincoln met with his cabinet on July 22, 1862 for the first reading of a draft of the Emancipation Proclamation
- in 1846 or 1847
- In 1846 Lincoln was elected to one term in the U.S. House of Representatives
- Official White House portrait of Abraham Lincoln
- by George Peter Alexander Healy
- 1864 Presidential election results
The only known photographs of Lincoln giving a speech were taken as he delivered his second inaugural address.
- The only known photographs of Lincoln giving a speech were taken as he delivered his second inaugural address.
- Here, he stands in the center, with papers in his hand.
A photograph of the March 4, 1861 inauguration of Abraham Lincoln in front of United States Capitol
- A photograph of the March 4, 1861 inauguration of Abraham Lincoln in front of United States Capitol
- A picture that depicts the assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Lincoln's tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery
- Abraham Lincoln's tomb is located in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois.
- It includes a 117-foot-tall granite obelisk surmounted with several bronze statues of Lincoln, which was constructed by 1874.
- Lincoln's wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, and three of his four sons are also buried there (Robert Todd Lincoln is buried in Arlington National Cemetery)
Lincoln's coffin, Museum of Funeral Customs
- A funeral was held in Springfield on May 4, 1865.
- Subsequent to the funeral, Lincoln's remains, along with those of his son William, were interred in a public receiving vault at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Lincoln's funeral train
- Lincoln's body was born from Washington, DC, on a funeral train, accompanied by dignitaries and Robert Todd Lincoln, his eldest son.
- The remains of his son, William Wallace Lincoln, were also placed on the train.
- The train left Washington, DC, on April 21, 1865, and traveled 1,654 miles, retracing the route Lincoln had traveled to Washington, DC, as the president elect.
- The train's journey ended on May 3, 1865, when it arrived in Springfield, Illinois.
Lincoln Memorial University is a private four-year co-educational liberal arts college located in Harrogat, Tennessee
- Lincoln Memorial University is a private four-year co-educational liberal arts college located in Harrogat, Tennessee
Images of Lincoln
- Lincoln's portrait on the American five
- dollar bill
- Lincoln stamp, issued November 19, 1965
Images of Lincoln
- Statue of Abraham Lincoln, Hingham, Massachusetts
- Daniel Chester French's sculpture inside the Lincoln Memorial
- Stone carving of Lincoln at the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial
Images of Lincoln
- Lincoln's likeness on Mount Rushmore
- Proof coinage Lincoln penny with cameo effect, obverse
- Lincoln on the Illinois design of the 50 State Quarters, issued in 2003