Abraham Lincoln


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Noun1.Abraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United StatesAbraham Lincoln - 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
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A frigate of great speed, the Abraham Lincoln, was put in commission as soon as possible.
Three hours before the Abraham Lincoln left Brooklyn pier, I received a letter worded as follows:
SIR,--If you will consent to join the Abraham Lincoln in this expedition, the Government of the United States will with pleasure see France represented in the enterprise.
What we might call the telephonization of city life, for lack of a simpler word, has remarkably altered our manner of living from what it was in the days of Abraham Lincoln.
Here he had nailed up shelves for his books, built himself a box-sofa out of boards and a mattress, laid out his papers on a kitchen-table, hung on the rough plaster wall an engraving of Abraham Lincoln and a calendar with "Thoughts from the Poets," and tried, with these meagre properties, to produce some likeness to the study of a "minister" who had been kind to him and lent him books when he was at Worcester.
She knew Martin was poor, and his condition she associated in her mind with the boyhood of Abraham Lincoln, of Mr.
And that great humanist, Abraham Lincoln, said, just before his assassination: "I see in the near future a crisis approaching that unnerves me and causes me to tremble for the safety of my country.
I think I do not go too far when I say that I have read nearly every book and magazine article that has been written about Abraham Lincoln.
By this time the American admiral, O'Connor, was fully informed of the existence of the airships, and he was no longer vitally concerned for Panama, since the submarine flotilla was reported arrived there from Key West, and the Delaware and Abraham Lincoln, two powerful and entirely modern ships, were already at Rio Grande, on the Pacific side of the canal.
Allen, SC, USN, (Gold Star in lieu of Third Award), Principal Assistant for Logistics, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), October 2005 to January 2006.
Don Ancell has been portraying Abraham Lincoln for about 12 years now, ever since retiring after 25 years as an electrical technician at Naval Base Ventura County-Point Mugu, near Oxnard, where he lives.
During two subsequent gulf deployments aboard Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), the wing flew in support of Operation Southern Watch in Iraq.

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