The Influential History of The 16th President Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln grew up to be an intelligent, talented lawyer and politician who lived from 1809 to 1865. He goes down in history as an honest man who tried to bring justice to not only the government but people overall. The 16th president of the United States is remembered for his eloquent speech, involvement with the Civil War, and actions against slavery. President Lincoln created concepts like the Homestead Act and the Department of Agriculture because he was invested in people's well-being. Without the existence of Abe Lincoln, there would have been much more suffering, secession, and violence on Earth. Abraham was a peacemaker and is treasured in terms of America's history. 

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