Alex Ruiz

Lincoln Memorial

About Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln was our 16th president of the United States. He brought peace, soon there was a war between the south and the north. Abraham Lincoln had brought an end to slavery in the United States. When Abraham Lincoln was six years old he started school.

What They Did

Abraham Lincoln was always with his father working out on the farm, they were either chopping wood or planting crops. It really didn't matter if you were out doing work or in the cabin working on other stuff like cooking, cleaning, or doing laundry. It also didn't matter how old or young you were, you still had chores to do. Although they were poor, they still had much and much more work to do. Thomas Lincoln is Abraham Lincoln's father and Sarah Lincoln is Abraham's mother. Abraham Lincoln was an intelligent man.

In Honor Of Abraham Lincoln

When Abraham Lincoln died, in honor of him, we always think of the things he had done for us. Like he brought peace to our world, and had ended slavery in the United States of America.That is why we have the Lincoln Memorial, to remember Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln was assassinated in a movie theater and he was still alive, until he finally took his last breath.


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