The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
[Life mask of Abraham Lincoln.]. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Similar

[Life mask of Abraham Lincoln.]. American Civil War 1861-1865.

description

Summary

Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through its Civil War—its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. He preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy. "I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends."

Since his death in 1865, Abraham Lincoln has been an iconic American figure depicted in a wide range of media forms including printed materials, sculpture, alternative timelines, animation, documentary, small cameos, and many fictionalized interpretations. This Abraham Lincoln portraits dataset was generated using media from the world's largest public domain source Picryl.com.

date_range

Date

01/01/1865
person

Contributors

Mills, Clark (Artist)
place

Location

chicago
create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

Public Domain

Explore more

lincoln abraham
lincoln abraham