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From ancient Greece to the American Confederacy, famous and powerful figures have been immortalized through plaster masks sculpted during a person's lifetime or immediately after their death.
As part of a new Ken Burns documentary, students are invited to learn about the now famous Gettysburg address.
Lafayette Square, behind the White House, plays host to a typically Washington bustle of high-powered staffers and tourists circulating through the park, heading to meetings and holding impromptu photo shoots among the statues. But two walking-tour guides in the city feel darker resonances among the monuments.
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One of five known manuscripts of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is going on display at the Library of Congress.
Honest Abe is helping to promote Virginia's tourism industry.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley takes a walk along the Lincoln Movie Trail.
Abe Lincoln was born in a log cabin but his son built himself a mansion. Robert Todd Lincoln, the president's only child to survive to adulthood, built the Georgian Revival home, called Hildene, as a seasonal dream home for his wife Mary Harlan Lincoln and their children.
President Abraham Lincoln famously walked the streets of the smoldering city of Richmond on April 4, 1865, as the capital of the Confederacy fell to Union forces.
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The first trailer for director Steven Spielberg's movie about Abraham Lincoln is being revealed.
Petersburg area tourism officials are hoping to capitalize on director Steven Spielberg's upcoming movie about Abraham Lincoln.
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