Tag Archives: Abraham Lincoln

HISTORY SHARE: ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S SECRET VISITS TO SLAVES

https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/former-slaves-stories-abraham-lincoln/552917/

TRIVIA TRAIL: CHILD SOLDIERS

Question: Who was the youngest person to serve in the American Civil War? Answer: Edward William Black. Soldiers were supposed to be at least eighteen, and while some boys did successfully manage to enlist by lying about their age, little Edward was only eight, and couldn’t get anyone in the 21st Indiana Volunteer Infantry to […]

HISTORY TIDBIT: THE LINCOLN PENNY

Unlike today, the first coins minted in the United States of American did not feature presidents. Not wanting to emulate the British tradition of having kings on coins, its founding fathers preferred to use symbols of liberty. This prevailed until one president, Abraham Lincoln, came to be viewed as a symbol of liberty. The first […]

MAKING A GAME OF HISTORY #1: THE HISTORY HUNT

Abraham Lincoln once said, “We cannot escape history”. He was right. We can’t. Every day of the year has history attached to it. Take today, for example: ·       In 1187, October 2nd was the day Saladin captured Jerusalem. ·       In 1452, October 2nd was the day on which the Duke and Duchess of York welcomed […]

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