Abraham Lincoln-Hero

The Great Emancipator

Abraham Lincoln is a Hero

  • Was against slavery
  • Convinced the court that Illinois is a free state
  • "If slavery is not wrong nothing is wrong"
  • Established the Emancipation Proclamation
  • Prevented the nation from seceding
  • He always kept his word
  • Held the nation together in the midst of a civil war and racial inequality
  • Gave the people America hope through the Gettysburg Address
  • He was a hero within got through many family members deaths
  • A role model to the later generations