Abraham Lincoln

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Travel Guide To Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Practical travel guide to one of the jewels of the National Parks System, Mount Rushmore National Memorial


14th April 1865:  The assassination of Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865) the 16th President of the United States of America who was shot by John Wilkes Booth. To the right of Lincoln are his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, Major Rathburn and Miss Harris.  Original Publication: From a lithograph by Kellogg.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Lincoln Chair To Be Pulled From Case, Displayed For 150th Anniversary

It’s part of the museum’s observance of the assassination’s sesquicentennial on April 15 — a day of free admission.

CBS Detroit–04/06/2015

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Your City Guide To Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.


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Touring Henry Ford’s Past

Richard Snow worked at American Heritage for nearly forty years, the last 18 of them as editor-in-chief. He has written several books, the most recent being I Invented the Modern Age: The Rise of Henry Ford.


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It’s ‘Last Call At The Conspiracy Lounge’ In Detroit

Can you imagine a lounge where historical icons like John F. Kennedy, Abraham Lincoln and MLK converse in the afterlife?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2013

Frederick_Douglass (credit: National Archives and Records Administration)

Celebrating Black History Month

February has many holidays but it was chosen as Black History month to honor the birth of two men who greatly changed the course of history for African Americans …

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012

A detail of the Emancipation Proclamation. (Getty Images)

Emancipation Proclamation On Display In Dearborn

The original Emancipation Proclamation signed by Abraham Lincoln goes on display Monday night at the Henry Ford Museum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2011

Robert Redford (left) directed The Conspirator

The Conspirator: A Look Back At History

The Conspirator tackles the story of Mary Surratt, who owned the boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the attacks on President Lincoln, the vice president and secretary of state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2011