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LINCOLN, IL — During the Lincoln Forum’s annual meeting in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the Lincoln Heritage Museum won the Wendy Allen Award. This national award recognizes exceptional achievements in promoting scholarship about Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln Forum Chairman Frank Williams presented the award to former Lincoln Heritage Museum director, Ron Keller. Williams recognized the Lincoln Heritage Museum’s Read the full article…
Your good mother tells me you are feeling very badly in your new situation. Allow me to assure you it is a perfect certainty that you will, very soon, feel better — quite happy — if you only stick to the resolution you have taken to procure a military education…. On the contrary, if you falter, and give up, you will lose the power of keeping any resolution, and will regret it all your life.
–June 28, 1862 Letter Lincoln wrote to Quintin Campbell
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.- Abraham Lincoln