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Main Topic: Our Nation
Topic: The Civil War & Reconstruction

Speaker: Spencer Davis

Lincoln Lore and Legend

Abraham Lincoln rarely discussed his personal feelings or details of his early life; but in this presentation Spencer Davis sheds some light on Lincoln’s political controversies, as well as rail-splitting legends, the Ann Rutledge affair and other personal issues. A realistic perspective makes Lincoln’s achievements even more remarkable.

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