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The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 1

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Volume 1 of Ida Tarbell's biography of Lincoln covers his life from his boyhood to his election to the presidency in 1860. Tarbell, in addition to her famous work in investigative journalism (in particular, her influential expose of The Standard Oil Company), was a noted Lincoln scholar. Her writings on Lincoln, originally published as articles in McClure's Magazine, were highly acclaimed. - Summary by Ciufi Galeazzi

LIfe of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 2 (14 hr 31 min)

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The Origin of the Lincoln Family- The Lincolns in Kentucky - Birth of Abraham L…

28:22

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The Lincolns Leave Kentucky for Southern Indiana - Conditions of Life in Their …

17:28

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Abraham Lincoln's Early Opportunities - The Books He Read - Trips to New Orlean…

30:07

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The Lincolns Leave Indiana - The Journey to Illinois - Abraham Lincoln Strikes …

30:04

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Lincoln Secures a Position - He Studies Grammar - First Appearance in Politics

30:41

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The Black Hawk War - Lincoln Chosen Captain of a Company - Reenlists as an Inde…

30:17

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Lincoln Runs for State Assembly and is Defeated - Storekeeper - Student - Postm…

32:40

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Electioneering in Illinois in 1834 - Lincoln Reads Law - First Term as an Assem…

33:23

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Lincoln is Re-Elected to the Illinois Assembly - His First Published Address - …

44:20

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Lincoln Begins to Study Law - Mary Owens - A Newspaper Contest - Growth of Poli…

47:49

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Lincoln's Engagement to Mary Todd - Breaking of the Engagement - Lincoln-Shield…

45:30

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Lincoln Becomes a Candidate for Congress and is Defeated - On the Stump in 1844…

33:02

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Lincoln in Washington in 1847 - He Opposes the Mexican War - Campaigning in New…

39:54

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Lincoln at Niagara- Secures a Patent for an Invention - Abandons Politics and D…

33:54

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Lincoln on the Circuit - His Humor and Persuasiveness - His Manner of Preparing…

30:11

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Lincoln's Important Law Cases - Defence of a Slave Girl - The McCormick Case - …

48:23

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Lincoln Re-Enters Politics

45:53

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The Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Part 1

34:41

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The Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Part 2

39:19

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Lincoln's Nomination in 1860, Part 1

26:13

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Lincoln's Nomination in 1860, Part 2

25:55

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The Campaign of 1860, Part 1

28:36

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The Campaign of 1860, Part 2

30:18

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Mr. Lincoln as President-Elect, Part 1

43:57

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Mr. Lincoln as President-Elect, Part 2

40:08

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