Learning Lincoln On-line

FROM: CONTENTS SET C

Abraham Lincoln, lawyer (Lincoln’s Hat Activity)-- Lincoln's Circuit Riding Days

Abraham Lincoln, lawyer (Lincoln’s Hat Activity)

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. . . The Macon County Historical Museum Complex
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A View from the old courthouse window of the beautiful peaceful gazebo, on the grounds of the Museum Complex
The Lincoln Connection in Central Illinois

 


. . . a great statue and a real log Courthouse used by Abraham Lincoln

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Views of the quaint, restored actual Macon County Courthouse, on the grounds of the Macon County Historical Museum Complex
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4 At left is the awe-inspiring 1829 Courthouse, in which a young Abraham Lincoln, lawyer would work at least three trials
 

Right is the Macon Museum Lincoln Statue

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Left is a view of the very plain benches for the jury.  A long trial would indeed cause back pain, except the words of Lincoln would keep the interest at a level to ignore back pain.

 
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A Poster on display advertising the Macon County Courthouse

RESOURCES:

The Lincolns Macon County Home
Macon County Home for the Lincolns

A Lincoln Timeline

Abraham Lincoln Law Activity

Abraham Lincoln Tall Hat Activity

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