Receipt for Arms
April 28, 1832... (more)
Leon McKinney participated in the "Understanding Lincoln" online course in 2013. He's a former high school music teacher who's started a foundation in Washington state designed to help kids improve their learning skills and get to college. He does this by "channeling" Abraham Lincoln and presen... (more)
Topic of this Post: This blog post is an analysis, or close reading, of Abraham Lincoln's "Endorsement," a primary source document written during the Republican National Convention of 1860.
Transcript of the Endorsement: “I agree with Seward in his ‘Irrepressible Conflict,’ but I do not endorse ... (more)