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The amazing uneducated/self-educated Abraham Lincoln!
06-13-2013, 11:49 AM
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RE: The amazing uneducated/self-educated Abraham Lincoln!
Henry Wilson, a senator from Massachusetts, reported that in 1860 Lincoln visited the office of Wilson's literary journal, The Chicago Record, and noted with pleasure the busts of Shakespeare and Burns. Lincoln said, "They are my two favorite authors, and I must manage to see their birthplaces someday, if I can contrive to cross the Atlantic."
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RE: The amazing uneducated/self-educated Abraham Lincoln! - RJNorton - 06-13-2013 11:49 AM

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