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President Lincoln’s first Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol, 1861

President Lincoln’s first Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol, 1861



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  • WorldScientist

    Also interesting to see some of the other little statues of DC in those days in the foreground. Can see many others in photos of that time and area.

  • Vercentorix

    “Look at the size of that crowd. My crowd was much bigger. Such a weak man, Lincoln. Couldn’t stop the Civil War. I’d go in to Richmand and say ‘Jeff Davis, I’m a business man, let’s make a deal’ and that would be that.”

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